The Journal of Japan Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine
Online ISSN : 1881-1639
Print ISSN : 0288-6200
ISSN-L : 0288-6200
Laser Therapy for Japanese Society with Fewer Children
The Possible Mechanism of Low-reactive Level Laser Therapy on Infertile Patients
Yasushi KawanoSatoko YamashitaIsao MiyakawaHisashi Narahara
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2016 Volume 37 Issue 1 Pages 98-105


Recently, low-reactive level laser therapy (LLLT) has been used to the infertile patients in area of reproductive medicine. This therapy is proposed to be effective and impressive results to improve the pregnancy rate. However, the mechanism of the improvement of ovarian function by LLLT has been unclear in detail. Our results showed that VEGF is induced by LLLT through mechanisms involving MAPK in human granulosa cells. LLLT would promote various ovulatory phenomena as well as follicular growth.

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