Search for dissertations about: "uterus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 87 swedish dissertations containing the word uterus.

  1. 1. Uterus transplantation: An experimental study in primates

    Author : Liza Johannesson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; infertility; transplantation; nonhuman primates; uterus; human; immunosuppression;

    Abstract : Most causes of infertility are nowadays treatable, but for women that are infertile due to lack of, or severe malfunction of the uterus, there is as of today no available cure. Uterus transplantation (UTx) may provide a future possibility for treatment of these females with uterine factor infertility (UFI). READ MORE

  2. 2. Uterus transplantation. An experimental study in the mouse

    Author : Randa Racho El-Akouri; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; implantation; ischemia; mouse; pregnancy; rejection; transplantation; uterus;

    Abstract : Uterus transplantation is a possible future treatment for uterine factor infertility, which can be either congenital (uterus agenesis/hypoplasia) or acquired (hysterectomy or intrauterine adhesions). The present study represents experiments where an animal model for uterine transplantation was developed and characterized. READ MORE

  3. 3. Uterus transplantation: an experimental study in the rat model

    Author : Shamima N Akhi; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; infertility; microsurgery; pregnancy; rat; transplantation; uterus;

    Abstract : One of the last frontiers to conquer in infertility research is to find a treatment for uterine factor infertility, which affects around 2500 Swedish women. These women cannot become pregnant or carry a pregnancy due to absence of uterus or presence of non-functioning uterus. READ MORE

  4. 4. Surgery and Ischemia in Uterus Transplantation. Studies in various experimental models

    Author : Caiza Wranning; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : animal models; cold ischemia-reperfusion injury; inflammation; transplantation; uterus;

    Abstract : The use of transplantation to enhance quality of life is a growing clinical field that also includes transplantation of reproductive organs. Transplantation of the uterus has been suggested as future method to treat uterus factor infertility. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rejection and Immunosuppression at Uterus Transplantation: an experimental study in rodents

    Author : Klaus Groth; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; uterus; transplantation; rejection; cyclosporine A;

    Abstract : Uterus transplantation is developed as a possible treatment for patients with absolute uterine factor infertility. There has been one attempt to transplant a human uterus, which however failed and more basic research is needed before another attempt is performed. READ MORE