Princeton University Library Catalog

Clinical gynecologic endocrinology and infertility / Marc A. Fritz, Leon Speroff.

Author:
Fritz, Marc A. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2011.
Εdition:
8th ed.
Description:
x, 1439 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Notes:
  • Speroff's name appears first in previous editions.
  • Includes index.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Molecular biology for clinicians -- Hormone biosynthesis, metabolism, and mechanism of action -- The ovary-embryology and development -- The uterus -- Neuroendocrinology -- Regulation of the menstrual cycle -- Sperm and egg transport, fertilization, and implantation -- The endocrinology of pregnancy -- Normal and abnormal sexual development -- Normal and abnormal growth and pubertal development -- Amenorrhea -- Chronic anovulation and the polycystic ovary syndrome -- Hirsutism -- Menstrual disorders -- Abnormal uterine bleeding -- The breast -- Menopause and the perimenopausal transition -- Postmenopausal hormone therapy -- Obesity -- Reproduction and the thyroid -- Family planning, sterilization, and abortion -- Oral contraception -- Vaginal and transdermal estrogen-progestin contraception -- Long-acting methods of contraception -- Intrauterine contraception -- Barrier methods of contraception and withdrawal -- Female infertility -- Recurrent early pregnancy loss -- Endometriosis -- Male infertility -- Induction of ovulation -- Assisted reproductive technologies -- Ectopic pregnancy -- Appendix-I: Interpreting epidemiologic reports -- Appendix-II: Selected laboratory values and the international system of units (SI Units).
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780781779685
  • 0781779685
LCCN:
2010031879
OCLC:
653090175
Related name:
RCP:
C - S