May 2017

Volume 107, Issue 5

Views and reviews

Introduction: To transfer or not transfer…a mosaic embryo, that is the question

Carlos Simon

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1083–1084

Detection of mosaicism at blastocyst stage with the use of high-resolution next-generation sequencing

Santiago Munné, Dagan Wells

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1085–1091

Chromosomal mosaicism detected during preimplantation genetic screening: results of a worldwide Web-based survey

Ariel Weissman, Gon Shoham, Zeev Shoham, Simon Fishel, Milton Leong, Yuval Yaron

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1092–1097

Mosaicism between trophectoderm and inner cell mass

Antonio Capalbo, Laura Rienzi

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1098–1106

Assessing the true incidence of mosaicism in preimplantation embryos

Maria Vera-Rodriguez, Carmen Rubio

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1107–1112

Current experience concerning mosaic embryos diagnosed during preimplantation genetic screening

Gary L. Harton, Cengiz Cinnioglu, Francesco Fiorentino

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1113–1119


Natural ovarian stimulation (NATOS): effectively natural

Renato Fanchin

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1120–1121

Seminal contribution

In vitro fertilization with preimplantation genetic diagnosis for aneuploidies in advanced maternal age: a randomized, controlled study

Carmen Rubio, José Bellver, Lorena Rodrigo, Gema Castillón, Alfredo Guillén, Carmina Vidal, Juan Giles, Marcos Ferrando, Sergio Cabanillas, José Remohí, Antonio Pellicer, Carlos Simón

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1122–1129

ASRM pages

Transferring embryos with genetic anomalies detected in preimplantation testing: an Ethics Committee Opinion

Ethics Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1130–1135

Using family members as gamete donors or gestational carriers

Ethics Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1136–1142


Antiadhesion barrier gels: time for evidence-informed practice in gynecologic surgery?

Jan Bosteels

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1143–1144

Advanced maternal age patients benefit from preimplantation genetic diagnosis of aneuploidy

Santiago Munné, Jacques Cohen

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1145–1146

Fertility and Sterility: 50 years ago today

Tests used in the diagnostic evaluation of infertility: from ubiquitous to obsolete

Eve C. Feinberg

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Page 1147


Does cryopreservation of sperm affect fertilization in nonobstructive azoospermia or cryptozoospermia?

Natali Schachter-safrai, Gilad Karavani, Eliahu Levitas, Michael Friger, Atif Zeadna, Eitan Lunenfeld, Iris Har-Vardi

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1148–1152

Assisted reproduction

Abnormal implantation after fresh and frozen in vitro fertilization cycles

Erica T. Wang, Anupama S.Q. Kathiresan, Catherine Bresee, Naomi Greene, Carolyn Alexander, Margareta D. Pisarska

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1153–1158

Transvaginal ultrasound to guide embryo transfer: a randomized controlled trial

Gilad Karavani, Assaf Ben-Meir, Yoel Shufaro, Jordana H. Hyman, Ariel Revel

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1159–1165

Embryo transfer simulation improves pregnancy rates and decreases time to proficiency in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellow embryo transfers

Ryan J. Heitmann, Micah J. Hill, John M. Csokmay, Justin Pilgrim, Alan H. DeCherney, Shad Deering

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1166–1172.e1

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis for aneuploidy testing in women older than 44 years: a multicenter experience

Filippo Maria Ubaldi, Danilo Cimadomo, Antonio Capalbo, Alberto Vaiarelli, Laura Buffo, Elisabetta Trabucco, Susanna Ferrero, Elena Albani, Laura Rienzi, Paolo E. Levi Setti

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1173–1180


Incremental direct and indirect cost burden attributed to endometriosis surgeries in the United States

Ahmed M. Soliman, Hugh Taylor, Machaon Bonafede, James K. Nelson, Jane Castelli-Haley

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1181–1190.e2

Peritoneal fluid cytokines related to endometriosis in patients evaluated for infertility

Hilde Jørgensen, Abby S. Hill, Michael T. Beste, Manu P. Kumar, Evan Chiswick, Peter Fedorcsak, Keith B. Isaacson, Douglas A. Lauffenburger, Linda G. Griffith, Erik Qvigstad

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1191–1199.e2

Fertility preservation

Increasing awareness of age-related fertility and elective fertility preservation among medical students and house staff: a pre- and post-intervention analysis

Erica Anspach Will, Bat-Sheva Maslow, Leah Kaye, John Nulsen

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1200–1205.e1

Fertility preservation and refreezing of transplanted ovarian tissue—a potential new way of managing patients with low risk of malignant cell recurrence

Stine Gry Kristensen, Veronica Giorgione, Peter Humaidan, Birgit Alsbjerg, Anne-Mette Bay Bjørn, Erik Ernst, Claus Yding Andersen

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1206–1213

Assessing reproductive choices of women and the likelihood of oocyte cryopreservation in the era of elective oocyte freezing

Lauren W. Milman, Suneeta Senapati, Mary D. Sammel, Katherine D. Cameron, Clarisa Gracia

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1214–1222.e3


Prevalence of intrauterine adhesions after the application of hyaluronic acid gel after dilatation and curettage in women with at least one previous curettage: short-term outcomes of a multicenter, prospective randomized controlled trial

Angelo B. Hooker, Robert de Leeuw, Peter M. van de Ven, Erica A. Bakkum, Andreas L. Thurkow, Niels E.A. Vogel, Huib A.A.M. van Vliet, Marlies Y. Bongers, Mark H. Emanuel, Annelies E.M. Verdonkschot, Hans A.M. Brölmann, Judith A.F. Huirne

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1223–1231.e3


Intrinsic fertility of human oocytes

Sherman J. Silber, Keiichi Kato, Naoki Aoyama, Akiko Yabuuchi, Helen Skaletsky, Yuting Fan, Kazunori Shinohara, Noriyuki Yatabe, Tamotsu Kobayashi

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1232–1237

Mental health

A first-choice combined oral contraceptive influences general well-being in healthy women: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Niklas Zethraeus, Anna Dreber, Eva Ranehill, Liselott Blomberg, Fernand Labrie, Bo von Schoultz, Magnus Johannesson, Angelica Lindén Hirschberg

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1238–1245

Influence of endogenous estradiol, progesterone, allopregnanolone, and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate on brain resting state functional connectivity across the menstrual cycle

Sabrina K. Syan, Luciano Minuzzi, Dustin Costescu, Mara Smith, Olivia R. Allega, Marg Coote, Geoffrey B.C. Hall, Benicio N. Frey

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1246–1255.e4

Reproductive endocrinology

Antimüllerian hormone levels are lower in BRCA2 mutation carriers

Lauren Johnson, Mary D. Sammel, Susan Domchek, Allison Schanne, Maureen Prewitt, Clarisa Gracia

Vol 107 | No. 5 | May 2017 | Pages 1256–1265.e6

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