A questionnaire looks for presence of symptoms that tend to begin in adolescence.
The finding of increased risk was robust across multiple endpoints and found to be highest among young women.
Women with endometriosis who have become pregnant through use of assisted reproductive technology may face increased rates of pregnancy complications.
Researchers gathered survey data to find out.
A new study questions whether the risk of infertility linked to endometriosis is as bad as previously thought.
Laparoscopic excision should remain the standard of care for endometriosis, although its success depends on the surgeon’s ability to excise all disease from all effected areas.
Many advances have been made in understanding the multi-layered causes of sexual pain, and most women can resume or begin satisfying sexual lives after diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
Less may be more when it comes to surgical management.
According to a recent prospective cohort study in Human Reproduction, women who have a history of severe acne in their adolescent years may be at greater risk of developing endometriosis.
Exposure to two organochlorine pesticides may increase risk of endometriosis, according to a new study published in Environmental Health Perspectives.