Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology (POG) is an open-access peer-reviewed journal of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Iowa.

Current Issue: Volume 5, Issue 3 (January 2016)


Case Reports


Ruptured cornual ectopic pregnancy: case report Article 3
Ozer Birge, Mustafa Melih Erkan, Ertugrul Gazi Ozbey, Deniz Arslan, and Ilkan Kayar


The unexpected presence of a huge cystic hygroma with thanatophoric dysplasia type I: a case report Article 4
Mohammed Khairy Ali, Sherif A. Shazly, Ahmed M. Abbas, Mahmoud A. Mahmoud Abd El Aleem, and Diaa Eldeen M Abd El Aal

Topics of Interest


ACOG Iowa Section Report, November 2015 Article 5
Marygrace Elson


Primitive forcible contraception in sub-Saharan Africa Article 6
Ozer Birge, Ilkan Kayar, Alparslan Merdin, Ertugrul Gazi Ozbey, Mehmet Adiyeke, and Utku Akgor

Extended Abstracts


Does leptin predict successful induction of labor? Article 7
Whitney Cowman, Sabrina Scroggins, Wendy Hamilton, Brenda Boese, Noelle C. Bowdler, Mark K. Santillan, and Donna A. Santillan


The relationship between obesity, pregnancy, and levels of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase Article 8
Eric M. Tyler, Donna A. Santillan, Sabrina M. Scroggins, Eric J. Devor, Wendy S. Hamilton, Stephen K. Hunter, and Mark K. Santillan