Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria: Gynecologic Tissue Bank

Inclusion Criteria

  • All women must be over the age of 18.
  • Blood and tissue donors:
  • Previously scheduled for gynecologic procedures that involve the removal of all or part of the female reproductive system
  • Surgery will have previously been scheduled as a result of either a benign or malignant condition.
  • Patients are not scheduled for surgical procedures for the purpose of this study alone.
  • Follicular Fluid
  • Patients seen in the Reproductive Endocrinology Division
  • Blood samples collected only:
  • Patients of the study investigator who are routinely seen for gynecological cancer
  • Saliva samples:
  • Seen at Cedars-Sinai for gynecologic evaluation or routine gynecologic care

Exclusion Criteria

  • Minors are excluded.
  • Men are excluded from tissue donation as they do not have gynecologic organs.

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