Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Maternal Fetal Medicine
Maternal Vitamin D Concentration in Mid-pregnancy and Its Effect on Fetal Thymus Size: A Report from a Tertiary Center in Iran

Zahra Panahi; Seyedeh Noushin Ghalandarpoor-Attar; Azade Shabani; Mamak Shariat; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh; Elham Feizabad; Seyedeh Mojgan Ghalandarpoor-Attar

Volume 7, Issue 6 , September and October 2022, , Pages 536-542

  Background & Objective: The thymus gland significantly affects fetal immune system maturation. Additionally, there is a linear association between thymus gland size and its performance. Given the high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in Iran and scarce studies with conflicting results, subjecting ...  Read More

A Rare Case of Mortality Following Heparin-induced Necrotizing Skin Lesions as Thromboprophylaxis After Total Abdominal Hysterectomy

Maryam Deldar Pasikhani; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Razieh Akbari; Mahshid Shooshtari; Atieh Pajouhi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September and October 2019, , Pages 151-154

  Background & Objective: Anticoagulant therapy has been used for the prevention and treatment of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. Heparin-induced necrotizing skin lesion is a serious complication that can be potentially life-threatening. Case Report: We report a 55-year-old female presenting ...  Read More

Cesarean Hysterectomy due to Abnormal Placentation: Mortality and Morbidity in a Tertiary Center

Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh Vahdani; Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh; Maryam Deldar Pasikhani; Azin Ghamari; Maryam Hajatpour; Zahra Panahi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , May and June 2019, , Pages 51-56

  Background & Objective: Due to increased rate of risk factors, the incidence of placenta accreta (PA) is increasing worldwide. This study aimed to investigate the important factors regarding the occurrence of PA, as well as outcomes and complications of Trans Abdominal Hysterectomy (TAH) in the patients ...  Read More

Amniotic Fluid and Maternal Lipid Profiles and Pregnancy Outcomes: Is There any Relationship?

Sedigheh Borna; Nasim Khorami; Azin Ghamari; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh Vahdani

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March and April 2019, , Pages 24-28

  Background & Objective: This prospective study aimed to determine the relationship between maternal and amniotic fluid (AF) lipid profiles in the second trimester with pregnancy outcomes. Materials & Methods: One hundred-eighty singleton pregnant women, with a gestational age of 16-22 weeks, ...  Read More