Luteinizing response to human chorionic gonadotropin does not predict outcome in gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist-suppressed/human menopausal gonadotropin-stimulated in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles

Alan S. Penzias, Fayek N. Shamma, Jacqueline N. Gutmann, David B. Seifer, Alan H. DeCherney, Gad Lavy

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The purpose of this study was to determine if early luteinizing potential in gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist (GnRH-a)-suppressed/human menopausal gonadotropin (hMG)-stimulated IVF cycles is predictive of cycle outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)244-247
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jun 1 1992



  • gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist
  • human chorionic gonadotropin
  • human menopausal gonadotropin
  • in vitro fertilization
  • luteinizing response
  • periovulatory estradiol
  • periovulatory progesterone

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Genetics
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Genetics(clinical)

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