Amy S. Dhesi, MD – Publications

MANUSCRIPTS IN SUBMISSION OR IN PREPARATION

  • Dhesi AS, Murtough KL, Lim J, Schulkin J, McGovern PG, Power ML, Morelli SS. Underutilization of
    metabolic screening studies in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome. In preparation for submission to
    Fertility & Sterility
    .
  • Dhesi AS, Kulak D, Perlman BE, Azelby C, Haberl J, Wojtczuk AS, Goldsmith LT. Regulation of
    interleukin-8 in human endometrium. In preparation for submission to Journal of Biological Chemistry.

ARTICLES

  • Freedland SJ, Wen J, Wuestle M, Shah A, Lai D, Moalej, Atala C, Aronson WJ.
    Obesity is a significant risk factor for prostate cancer at the time of biopsy. Urology. 2008 Nov;72(5):1102-
    5.
  • Gatcliffe TA, Tewari KS, Shah A, Brewster WR, Burger RA, Kuo JV, Monk BJ.
    A feasibility study of topotecan with standard-dose cisplatin and concurrent primary radiation therapy in
    locally advanced cervical cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2009 Jan; 112(1):85-9.
  • Shah A, Caughey A, Stotland N, Cheng Y, Ramos G.
    The Association between Body Mass Index and Gestational Diabetes Varies by Race/Ethnicity. American
    Journal of Perinatology
    . 2011 Aug;28(7):515-20.
  • Shah A, Schwarzenberger J, Gui D, Hong R, Chen A.
    Management of worsening aortic dilation and insufficiency in a 20 week pregnant woman: a case report.
    Case Rep Obstet Gynecol. 2011;2011:483178.
  • Chazenbalk G, Singh P, Irge D, Shah A, Abott DH, Dumesic DA.
    Androgens inhibit adipogenesis during human adipose stem cell commitment to preadipocyte formation.
    Steroids. 2013 May 23; 78(9):920-926.
  • Dhesi AS, McGovern PG. Diagnosis and Management of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia. Postgraduate
    Obstetrics & Gynecology
    . 2014 June 30; 34(12):1-8.
  • Dhesi AS, Morelli SS. Endometriosis: A Role For Stem Cells. Women’s Health. 2015 Jan;11(1):35-49.
  • Dhesi AS, Morelli SS. Metabolic aspects of polycystic ovary syndrome. Postgraduate Obstetrics &
    Gynecology
    . 2015 August 31; 35(16):1-8.
  • Perlman BE, Dhesi AS, Weiss G. Left vaginal obstruction and complex left uterine horn communication in
    a 12 year old female. Accepted for publication by Obstetrics and Gynaecology Cases – Reviews,
    10/30/2015.

ABSTRACTS

  • Shah A, Aronson W, Freedland S. Obesity as a Predictor of Prostate Cancer.
    Presented, University of California, San Francisco, Dean’s Summer Research Fellowship Meeting, 2005.
  • Shah A, Caughey A, Stotland N, Cheng Y, Ramos G. The Association between Body Mass Index and
    Gestational Diabetes Varies by Race/Ethnicity.
    Presented, Society for Gynecologic Investigation 54th Annual Meeting, 2007. Program Abstract # 121
    (Reproductive Sciences 14:91A, 2007).
  • Gatcliffe TA, Shah A, Kuo JV, Tewari KS, Berman ML, Brewster WL, Burger RA, Monk BJ. Weekly
    topotecan is feasible with standard-dose cisplatin and concurrent pelvic radiation in the treatment of stage
    IB2-IVA cervical carcinoma.
    Presented, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists Annual Meeting, 2008.
  • Shah A, Caughey A, Stotland N, Cheng Y, Ramos G. The Association between Body Mass Index and
    Gestational Diabetes Varies by Race/Ethnicity.
    Presented, Obstetrical and Gynecological Assembly of Southern California 65th Annual Meeting, 2010.
    Program Abstract # 333.
  • Shah A, Sahakian V, Deugarte C. Total normal motile sperm count plays no role in clinical pregnancy
    rate after intrauterine insemination.
    Presented, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society 59th Annual Meeting, 2011.
  • Chazenbalk G, Irge D, Shah A, Dumesic D. Testosterone inhibits subcutaneous abdominal adipogenesis
    during adipose stem cell differentiation to preadipocytes.
    Presented at American Society for Reproductive Medicine 67th Annual Meeting, 2011. Program Abstract
    P19 (Fertility and Sterility 96:F114, 2011).
  • Dhesi AS, Morelli S, Wojtczuk A, Weiss G, Goldsmith LT. Interleukin-8 Expression is not Regulated by
    Increased Intracellular cAMP in Human Endometrial Epithelial Cells.
    Presented at Society for Gynecologic Investigation 60th Annual meeting, 2013. Program Abstract F-108.
    (Reproductive Sciences 20:223A, 2013).
  • Tran L, Shah A, Bukowski K, Parvataneni R. Buccal versus vaginal misoprostol of third trimester
    induction of labor.
    Presented at Obstetrical and Gynecological Assembly of Southern California 68th Annual Meeting, 2013.
  • Dhesi AS, Wojtczuk A, Weiss G, Goldsmith LT. cAMP-mediated interleukin-8 expression in human
    endometrial epithelial cells is protein kinase A independent but mitogen-activated protein kinase and
    phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase dependent.
    Presented at The Endocrine Society 95th Annual Meeting, 2013. Program Abstract SUN-408.
  • Dhesi AS, Wojtczuk A, Weiss G, Goldsmith LT. Interleukin-8 Expression in Human Endometrial Stromal
    Cells is cAMP and Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Regulated but Protein Kinase A Independent.
    Presented at Society for Gynecologic Investigation 61st Annual Meeting, 2014. Program Abstract T-314.
  • Dhesi AS, Wojtczuk A, Weiss G, Goldsmith LT. Decidualization of Human Endometrial Stromal Cells
    Stimulates Interleukin-8 Expression: Mediation by Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase.
    Presented at The Endocrine Society 96th Annual Meeting, 2014. Program Abstract MON-0353.
  • Dhesi AS, Lim J, Solnica A, McGovern PG. Underutilization of Metabolic Screening Studies in Patients
    with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.
    Presented at Society for Reproductive Investigation 62nd Annual Meeting, 2015. Program Abstract S-
    042. (Reproductive Sciences 22:312A, 2015).