Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Review Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Platinum- and Non-Platinum-Based Chemotherapy in Patients with Recurrent Platinum-Resistant Ovarian Cancer: A Review Article

Shahrzad Sheikhhasani; Maryam Noorzadeh; Mahsa Naemi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 114-124

Abstract
  Ovarian cancer is the second most common malignancy in women worldwide, causing many deaths each year. Chemotherapy is one of the most important therapeutic strategies that can increase the survival of these patients; however, one of the problems in chemotherapy is resistance against platinum treatment. ...  Read More

Original Research Article Maternal Fetal Medicine
Comparison of Intravascular Versus Intramuscular Betamethasone Phosphate on Neonatal Outcomes in the Cases of Imminent Preterm Birth

Maryam Kashanian; Nooshin Eshraghi; Majid Kalani; Arash Bordbar; Nasim Eshraghi; Mahnaz Kalati; Sara Norouzi; Amir Hossein Kashanian

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 125-130

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Preterm birth is the most important cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity. Finding the best treatment regimen, of antenatal corticosteroids, has been under serious concern. To compare the efficacy of intravascular versus intramuscular betamethasone ...  Read More

Original Research Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
A Comparative Study of Vaginal, Sublingual, and Buccal Misoprostol in Induction of Labor in Term Pregnancy

Razieh Akbari; Ezat-Sadat Haj-Seyed Javadi; Zahra Panahi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 131-136

Abstract
  Background & Objective: The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of Buccal, Vaginal, and Sublingual misoprostol for induction of labor in term pregnancy.Materials & Methods: The research was done as an RCT from 2017 to 2018. About 300 participants were randomly allocated ...  Read More

Original Research Article Maternal Fetal Medicine
Correlation of Apgar Score and Umbilical Artery pH in Full-Term Newborns Delivered by Cesarean Section Due to Decreased Fetal Heart Rate

Zahra Panahi; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh Vahdani; Saeede Eslami Khotbesara; Razieh Akbari; Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh; Soudabeh Kazemi Aski; Mamak Shariat

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 137-143

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Despite the high efficacy of the Apgar score in finding respiratory distress, a low Apgar score doesn’t necessarily indicate fetal hypoxia-asphyxia. Umbilical Artery pH (UApH) is one of the best indicators of fetal hypoxia. Therefore, it’s so beneficial to ...  Read More

Original Research Article General Gynecology and Pelvic Floor
Correlation of Obstructed Defecation Syndrome with Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Anorectal Manometry

Zinat Ghanbari; Leila Pourali; Tahereh Eftekhar; Maryam Deldar Pesikhani; Soudabeh Darvish; Zahra Lotfi; Elnaz Ayati

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 144-149

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Defecatory dysfunction is a common problem among women who are referred for urogynecological care. Pelvic organs prolapse (POP) which is a downward displacement of pelvic organs is one of the common conditions among patients with defecatory problems. This study was planned ...  Read More

Original Research Article Gynecology Oncology
Evaluation of Tumor Markers (CEA, CA 15-3, CA 125) in Endometrial Cancer Differentiation and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

Pegah Sasanpour; Marzieh Ghasemi; Maryam Nazemian; Narjes Noori; Hossein Ansari

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 150-153

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Endometrial cancer is the most prevalent type of genital system cancers. It is needed to assess discrimination power of CEA, CA 15-3, CA 125 tumor markers in endometrial cancer patients and moreover in cases with abnormal uterine bleeding. We examined tumor markers (CA ...  Read More

Original Research Article General surgery
Female-to-Male Transgender Undergoing Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and Bilateral Oophorectomy: A Cohort Study on Epidemiology, Surgery and Outcomes

Behnaz Nouri; Ladan Ajori; Maliheh Arab; Sepideh Sattarzad Fathi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 154-160

Abstract
  Background & Objective: The aim of this study was to describe the female to male (FTM)transgenders demographic, epidemiologic characteristics and outcomes after laparoscopic hysterectomy and bilateral oophorectomy surgery by one surgeon in FTM transgender people.Materials & Methods: This ...  Read More

Original Research Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sexual Dysfunction in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Patients

Fatemeh Davari Tanha; Mojgan Asadi; Zahra Shahraki; Zeinab Assaf; Zahra Kaveh; Mahsa Ghajarzadeh

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 161-166

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Sexual activity is a major determinant of health-related quality of life. The aim of this study was to investigate sexual activity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.Materials & Methods: A case control survey was conducted at a tertiary care university hospital ...  Read More

Original Research Article General Gynecology and Pelvic Floor
Assessment of Cesarean Scar Following Conservative Management for Placenta Accreta Spectrum at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Egypt

Mona K. Omar; Ayman S. Dawood; Samah Ahmed Radwan; Ahmed M. Ossman

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 167-173

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Conservative treatment of placenta accreta spectrum (PAS) become increasingly performed, especially due to acceptance of many obstetricians to preserve the uterus. To evaluate cesarean scar integrity following PAS conservative surgery using Shehata's technique and other ...  Read More

Original Research Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fetal Sex and Maternal Stature vs. Spontaneous Vaginal Birth: Considering Sex Specific State-of-the-Art Anthropometric Investigations at Term Pregnancy

Uchenna Kenneth Ezemagu; Godwin Chinedu Uzomba; Chukwuemeka Ubochi; Rachel Ogbu; Augustine Oseloka Ibegbu; Friday Chubuzor Egba; Olisa Onuora; Paul O. Ezeonu; Thecla Ezeonu

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 174-184

Abstract
  Background & Objective: We considered maternal and birth anthropometric features and fetal sex in developing a labor protocol.Materials & Methods: A prospective study of 400 mothers, having healthy pregnancies and their newborn singletons in gynecology ward of Alex Ekwueme Federal University ...  Read More

Original Research Article Gynecology Oncology
A Prospective Study Assessing Sexual Function and Body Image Among Cervical Cancer Survivors: Exploring Treatment Modality Differences

Jorge Cea García; Francisco Márquez Maraver; Inmaculada Rodríguez Jiménez; Laura Ríos-Pena; M. Carmen Rubio Rodríguez

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 185-200

Abstract
  Background & Objective: We aimed to compare sexual function and body image among cervical cancer survivors.Materials & Methods: Between August 1, 2016 and January 31, 2019, we conducted a prospective study with 104 participants. The FSFI and the FACT-Cx v.4.0 (B4 and C7) were the measurement ...  Read More

Original Research Article Gynecology Oncology
Development and Internal Validation of a Multivariable Prediction Model for the Sexual Function of Cervical Cancer Survivors

Jorge Cea García; M. Carmen Rubio Rodríguez; Francisco Márquez Maraver; Laura Ríos-Pena; Inmaculada Rodríguez Jiménez

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 201-211

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Sexual dysfunction is the symptom with the greatest negative impact on the quality of life of cervical cancer survivors. However, the evaluation of sexual function is challenging, and there is ongoing debate concerning its determinants. We aimed to identify predictive ...  Read More

Original Research Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Intravenous Iron Sucrose Versus Oral Ferrous Fumarate for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Pregnant Women

Shaimaa Abdulamer Nasir

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 212-217

Abstract
  Background & Objective: The aim of the current study was comparison of the effectiveness of intravenous iron sucrose versus oral ferrous fumarate for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia during pregnancy.Materials & Methods: This is a prospective randomized clinical trial enrolling ...  Read More

Original Research Article General Gynecology and Pelvic Floor
Comparison Between the Effects of Fentanyl Versus Remifentanil on ICSI Regarding Pregnancy Outcomes

Shams Anmar Burhan; Raed Ghazi Reshan; Abdelaziz El Refaeey; Amoura M. Abou-El-Naga

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 218-224

Abstract
  Background & Objective: The presence of anesthetic drugs in the serum with potential negative effects on hormone concentration and pregnancy rate has been shown in a number of human research. To assess the effects on blood hormone concentration and pregnancy rate of two different medications ...  Read More

Original Research Article Maternal Fetal Medicine
The Evaluation of Clinical Manifestations of Maternal and Neonates in Covid-19-Infected Pregnant Women Referred to Amir Al-Almomenin Ali Hospital in Zabol

Leili Rezaie Kahkha; Farzaneh Zamani; Khadije Rezaie Keikhaie; Masoumeh Mirteimouri

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 225-230

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Determining the clinical manifestations of COVID-19 in pregnant and recently pregnant women is important to identify risk factors in order to evaluate complications and maternal and perinatal outcomes. The aim of the present study was to investigate the symptoms of COVID-19 ...  Read More

Case Report Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Successful Conservative Management of Massive Hemoperitoneum in Patients on Anticoagulation with Ruptured Hemorrhagic Ovarian Cyst: A Report of Two Cases and Review of Literature

Sedigheh Ghasemian Dizaj Mehr; Robabeh Bahadori

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 231-234

Abstract
  Management of hemoperitoneum due to ruptured ovarian cyst in patients on anticoagulation is a dilemma. Low threshold of surgery intervention may increase the risk of some events operatively. There is a trend for less invasive treatment in highly selected patients. We present two cases   of ...  Read More

Case Report Article Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrial Cancer as a Cause of Secondary Postpartum Hemorrhage: A Case Report

Putri Aini Daulay; Sarah Dina; Soekimin Soekimin

Volume 9, Issue 2 , March and April 2024, Pages 235-239

Abstract
  Endometrial cancer is the 6th most common cancer in women worldwide. Rarely does occur in the postpartum period. Fifteen cases of endometrial cancer in the postpartum period have been reported before, but the diagnosis of endometrial carcinoma as a cause of secondary postpartum hemorrhage is hardly predicted. ...  Read More