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  • Ovarian Cancer - A Clinical and Translational Update
    Ovarian Cancer - A Clinical and Translational Update
    Editor Iván Díaz-Padilla
    ISBN 978-953-51-1030-9
    382 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 25711 times.
    "Ovarian Cancer: A Clinical and Translational Update" embraces the most recent advances in diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer. With the valuable collaboration of international experts in the field, this book is intended to provide the readersh ...
  • Gonadotropin
    Gonadotropin
    Editor Jorge Vizcarra
    ISBN 978-953-51-1006-4
    190 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9621 times.
    This is a must-have book for those interested in reproduction. It provides a full account of our current knowledge of the hormones intimately associated with testicular and ovarian function. Each chapter is carefully organized to cover basic concepts ...
  • Prolactin
    Prolactin
    Editor György M. Nagy and Bela E. Toth
    ISBN 978-953-51-0943-3
    244 pages, January, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 12596 times.
    Prolactin is a polypeptide hormone that is synthesized in and secreted from the lactotrophs of the anterior pituitary gland. We are now aware that synthesis and secretion of prolactin is not restricted to the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland, but ...
  • Enhancing Success of Assisted Reproduction
    Enhancing Success of Assisted Reproduction
    Editor Atef M.M. Darwish
    ISBN 978-953-51-0869-6
    180 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 14526 times.
    This small-sized book concentrates on highlighting some practical issues mainly related to infertility and assisted reproduction. You will find detailed answers for many controversial issues in this field.
  • Cesarean Delivery
    Cesarean Delivery
    Editor Raed Salim
    ISBN 978-953-51-0638-8
    210 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 29398 times.
    This book provides broad, science-based information regarding the most common major surgical procedure performed, i.e. Cesarean Delivery. The book provides relevant scientific literature regarding epidemiology and rates of cesarean delivery in low an ...
  • Endometriosis - Basic Concepts and Current Research Trends
    Endometriosis - Basic Concepts and Current Research Trends
    Editor Koel Chaudhury and Baidyanath Chakravarty
    ISBN 978-953-51-0524-4
    500 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 64601 times.
    This book provides an insight into the emerging trends in pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of endometriosis. Key features of the book include overviews of endometriosis; endometrial angiogenesis, stem cells involvement, immunological and hormon ...
  • Hysterectomy
    Hysterectomy
    Editor Ayman Al-Hendy and Mohamed Sabry
    ISBN 978-953-51-0434-6
    436 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 83156 times.
    This book is intended for the general and family practitioners, as well as for gynecologists, specialists in gynecological surgery, general surgeons, urologists and all other surgical specialists that perform procedures in or around the female pelvis ...
  • In Vitro Fertilization - Innovative Clinical and Laboratory Aspects
    In Vitro Fertilization - Innovative Clinical and Laboratory Aspects
    Editor Shevach Friedler
    ISBN 978-953-51-0503-9
    168 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 22054 times.
    The field of In Vitro Fertilization is a relatively new field in medicine, constantly on the move. This field is an exquisite example of the vast power in the complementary use of basic research with clinical practice and opened a new route of great ...