TITLE

Sensitivity of Women to Luteinizing Hormone

PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Fertility Weekly;6/23/2003, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares the sensitivity of the granula cells of women with endometriosis to luteinizing hormone (LH) with that of the cells of women without the condition. Impact of the disease on oocyte fertilization rates in vitro in women; Cycles stimulated with exogenous gonadotropins; Abnormalities of the LH surge in patients with endometriosis.
ACCESSION #
12532863

 

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