Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Review Article Reproductive Medicine
A Review of Plants Effective Against Trichomonas vaginalis (Causative Agent of Human Infections) and Their Therapeutic Properties

Khadijeh Saravani; Omid Bameri; Ideh Baradaran Kayal; Pantea Ramezan Nejad

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 131-136

  Trichomonas vaginitis is the most common non-viral disease that is transmitted sexually. Although metronidazole is the most effective medication for this disease, it has some adverse effects. Herbal medicines have fewer side effects and are more popular among people. This study aimed to review the plants, ...  Read More

Original Research Article Gynecology Oncology
The Relation between Exon Variations of KIT Gene and Clinical Pathological Factors of Breast Cancer

Maryam Rahimi; Elahe Keyhani; Farkhondeh Behjati

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 137-148

  Background & Objective: As the most common cancer type, breast cancer has been recognized as the second mortality cause among women. The KIT proto-oncogene is one of the important factors involved in tumor development. The previous findings have demonstrated an increased copy number and overexpression ...  Read More

Original Research Article Reproductive Medicine
Reduction of Soluble Leptin Receptor Levels in Women with Unexplained Infertility and the Effect of Leptin Receptor Gln223Arg Polymorphism on its Serum Level

Shamim Ashrafi Mahabadi; Farzaneh Tafvizi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 149-158

  Background and Objectives: Soluble Leptin Receptor (sOB-R) is the most important leptin-binding protein that can affect the level of active biological leptin. The Gln223Arg polymorphism in the leptin receptor gene is associated with obesity, which can be a factor for infertility. The purpose of ...  Read More

Original Research Article Maternal Fetal Medicine
Comparing Fetal Arteries’ Doppler Ultrasound Pulsatility Indexes Premature Preterm Rupture of Membrane in Admission and Pregnancy Termination

Seddighe Borna; Marjan Ghaemi; Fatemeh Golshahi; Mamak Shariat; Mahboobeh Shirazi; Behrokh Sahebdel

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 159-166

  Background & objective: Premature preterm rupture of membrane (PPROM) is a cause of preterm birth. This study investigated the effectiveness of Doppler ultrasound in predicting fetal complications and neonatal outcomes of pregnant women with PPROM.Materials & Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Original Research Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Urinary Incontinence Prevalence and Its Related Factors in Pregnant Women

Mona Mohseni; Nasim Shokouhi; Elham Feizabad; Elham Khaghani

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 167-171

  Background & objective: Pregnancy is a known risk factor for urinary incontinence (UI) due to physiological and anatomical changes, especially in the third trimester of pregnancy. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of UI in the third trimester of pregnancy and its related factors in ...  Read More

Case Report Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Extensive Aplasia Cutis Congenita: A Case Report

Hana Sohrabi; Seyedeh Reyhaneh Yousefi-Sharmi; Rozbeh Sohrabi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 172-174

  Aplasia cutis congenita (ACC) is a rare congenital disorder characterized by localized or widespread skin absence. The most common site is the scalp and the main cause is unknown. Here we report a case of extensive ACC with scalp involvement. A female infant with an Apgar score of 9 and weighing 3406 ...  Read More

Case Report Article Gynecology Oncology
Vaginal Adenosis in Two Patients with No History of Diethylstilbestrol: A Case Report

Maliheh Hasanzadeh; Seyedeh Sara Nourbakhsh; Amir Hosein Jafarian; Parnian Malakuti

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 175-177

  Introduction: Vaginal adenosis is one of the precursor lesions of the vaginal clear cell adenocarcinoma (CCA). The most common symptom of vaginal adenosis is abnormal vaginal pain and bleeding. About 90% of women exposed to diethylstilbestrol (DES) during pregnancy have vaginal and cervical adenosis ...  Read More

Case Report Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Two Rare Variants of Partial Portal System Agenesis Involved Fetal Portal Sinus Without Porto-Systemic Shunt

Koroush Shahsavan; Behnaz Moradi; Komeil Farajnejad Ghadi; Mohammad Ali Kazemi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , December 2020, Pages 178-181

  Background & Objectives: Congenital partial agenesis of the portal venous system is a very rare anomaly in which part of the portal blood bypass the liver, and is usually associated with the portosystemic shunt (PSS). The prognosis is good and they usually have excellent hemodynamic status with normal ...  Read More