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Author Gittins, Victoria ♦ Kasraie, Jason
Source World Health Organization (WHO)-Global Index Medicus
Content type Text
Publisher Springer
File Format HTM / HTML
Language English
Difficulty Level Medium
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Life sciences; biology ♦ Physiology & related subjects ♦ Natural history of organisms ♦ Technology ♦ Medicine & health ♦ Human physiology ♦ Pharmacology and therapeutics ♦ Diseases ♦ Gynecology, obstetrics, pediatrics & geriatrics
Subject Domain (in MeSH) Eukaryota ♦ Organisms ♦ Musculoskeletal Diseases ♦ Male Urogenital Diseases ♦ Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications ♦ Diseases ♦ Therapeutics ♦ Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment ♦ Reproductive and Urinary Physiological Phenomena ♦ Biological Sciences ♦ Persons ♦ Persons
Subject Keyword Discipline Reproductive Medicine ♦ Discipline Genectics ♦ Goldenhar Syndrome ♦ Etiology ♦ Oocyte Donation ♦ Turner Syndrome ♦ Female ♦ Humans ♦ Infant, Newborn ♦ Infertility, Female ♦ Pregnancy ♦ Sperm Injections, Intracytoplasmic ♦ Tissue Donors ♦ Case Reports ♦ Journal Article
Abstract PURPOSE: To describe a case of Goldenhar syndrome in a couple receiving donated oocytes in an 'egg sharing' IVF cycle where the recipient of donor oocytes had Turner syndrome, hypothyroidism and gestational diabetes. METHODS: Case report RESULTS: Child born to oocyte recipient with Goldenhar syndrome CONCLUSIONS: We believe this is the first reported case of a child born with Goldenhar syndrome following use of donated oocytes in IVF by a woman with Turner syndrome, hypothyroidism and gestational diabetes.
Description Country affiliation: United kingdom
Author Affiliation: Gittins V ( Shropshire & Mid-Wales Fertility Centre, Shrewsbury & Telford Hospitals NHS Trust, UK.)
ISSN 10580468
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Reading ♦ Research ♦ Self Learning
Interactivity Type Expositive
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Case study ♦ Article
Publisher Date 2010-09-01
Publisher Place Netherlands
e-ISSN 15737330
Journal Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics
Volume Number 27
Issue Number 9-10


Source: WHO-Global Index Medicus