publication . Article . 2006

Preterm Birth and Low Birth Weight Following Icsi- Pregnancies

Aygül Demirol; Süleyman Güven; Timur Gürgan;
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  • Published: 01 Aug 2006 Journal: Gorm, volume 12, issue 2 (issn: 1300-4751, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Medical Network
OBJECTIVE: To report preterm birth and low birth weight rate of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) related pregnancies and to compare our data with literature findings. STUDY DESIGN: Three-hundred and eighty-nine pregnancies following controlled ovarian hyperstimulation and intracytoplasmic sperm injection were retrospectively evaluated. Patients’ characteristics including age, gestational age at delivery and birth weight were noted from special clinic files. Women with early pregnancy loss (bef ore 24 weeks) and those who underwent embryo reduction, and higher order multiple pregnancies (≥3 f etus) were excluded from the study. RESULTS: The mean female age...
free text keywords: P reterm delivery, Low birth weight, ART pregnancies, ICSI, lcsh:Medicine, lcsh:R, lcsh:Gynecology and obstetrics, lcsh:RG1-991
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