Volume 33, No 3 (2011)
 Editorís message 
Dear Colleagues,
Sri Lanka Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is the official publication of Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Journal is published quarterly and is available on-line. All members are well come to submit material for publication in the form of research papers, case reports, reviews, brief communications or letters.  In addition SLCOG news letter is published every two months. All members are wellcome to express their views and ideas in the news letter. I am looking forward to academic support from all the members to uplift the standard of these publications in this year. Please email all your articles to

Dr. Sanath Lanerolle  

Journal is published quarterly and is available on-line and is open access.
Editorial Board    

Table of Contents

Ethical issues in the provision of assisted reproduction    
Harshalal R Seneviratne

Medical abortion: is it a blessing or curse for the developing nations?    
Sukhwinder Kaur Bajwa, Sukhminderjit Singh Bajwa, Gagandeep Kaur Ghai,
Nirankar Singh, Anita Singh, S P S Goraya
Demographic, biological and dietary characteristics associated with
endometriosis in a group of Sri Lankan women
Nalinda Silva, Hemantha Senanayake, Roshini Peiris-John, Rajitha Wickremasinghe
Effects of metformin in reducing insulin resistance and reversing
gonadotrophin levels (LH, FSH) followed by ovulation induction
in infertile women with polycystic ovarian syndrome
Parul Jahan, Abu S M Giasuddin, Abu M M Haq
Micronucleus assay as a triage tool for boderline cases of cervical dysplasia    
Deeksha Pandey, Sahitya Putteddy, Satish Rao

Case Reports      
A case of axial torsion of uterus with a large hemorrhagic leiomyoma    
R K L S Rajapaksha, P T B Sakalasooriya
Rupture of the 'unscarred' uterus at 35 weeks    
Harpreet Kour Isher, Ratika Jindal, Anita Singh,
Santprakash S Goraya, Sukhwinder Bajwa

Assisted reproductive technologies – is it gaining the upper hand over
natural physiology?
R M C B Hunukumbure
Standard care in the surgical management of endometrial cancer    
Kanishka Karunaratne

Continuous Professional Development      
Screening for chromosomal defects    
Tiran Dias
Management of female urinary incontinence    
Ruwan J Fernando
Which study design?    
Asoka Weerakkody

Letter to the Editor      
Retraction of abstract    
G G Harendra, R W Jayasekera, V H W Dissanayake

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