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  • Print publication year: 2015
  • Online publication date: February 2015

29 - Recurrent cycles with retrieval of immature germinal vesicle (GV) oocytes

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Chen ZQ, Ming TX, Nielsen HI. Maturation arrest of human oocytes at GV stage. J Hum Reprod Sci 2012; 3(3): 153–7.
Hourvitz A, Maman E, Brengauz M, Machtinger R, dor J. Invitro maturation for patients with repeated invitro fertilization failure due to “oocyte maturation abnormalities.” Fertil Steril 2010; 94: 496–501.
Lee JE, Kim SD, Jee BC, Suh CS, Kim SH. Oocyte maturity in repeated ovarin stimulation. Clin Exp Reprod Med 2011; 38(4): 234–7.
Levran D, Farhi J, Nahum H, Glezerman M, Weissman A. Maturation arrest of human oocytes as a cause of infertility. Hum Reprod 2002; 17 (6): 1604–9.
Lok F, Pritchard J, Lashen H. Successful treatment of empty follicle syndrome by triggering endogenous LH surge using GnRH agonist in an antagonist down-regulated IVF cycle. Hum Reprod 2003; 18 (10): 2079–81.
Mrazek M, Fulka J Jr. Failure of oocyte maturation: Possible mechanisms for oocyte maturation arrest. Hum Reprod 2003; 18 (11): 2249–52.