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Ultrasonography of ovarian hyperandrogenemia
Author(s): Svetlana A. Kuzmina; Nikolay A. Zharkin
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Paper Abstract

The method of ultrasonography is high informative and widely used in diagnostics of ovarian hyperandrogenaemia. The majority of authors consider that a hyperplasia of a stroma is the main pathognomonic marker of polycystic ovaries (PCO). Still recently swell of a stroma was valued visually, that had subjective nature. We offer for the first time a way of diagnostics of stromal hyperplasia grounded on measurement of a volume of a stroma and ovary with ultrasound method, calculation of the ratio of a volume of the ovary to a volume of a stroma for every patient.

Paper Details

Date Published: 4 May 2001
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 4241, Saratov Fall Meeting 2000: Optical Technologies in Biophysics and Medicine II, (4 May 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.431542
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Svetlana A. Kuzmina, Saratov Ctr. of Family Planning (Russia)
Nikolay A. Zharkin, Volgograd Medical Academy (Russia)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4241:
Saratov Fall Meeting 2000: Optical Technologies in Biophysics and Medicine II
Valery V. Tuchin, Editor(s)

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