Endometriosis

Quality of life in women with deep infiltrating endometriosis and combined oral contraceptives

January 20, 2022

There are a number of effective treatments, but a recent study sought to investigate how well oral contraceptives in particular could help reduce symptoms—while preserving sexual quality of life—in women with particularly severe forms of endometriosis.

Infiltrative endometriosis without endometrioma

January 18, 2022

A case report of infiltrative endometriosis without endometrioma underscores the need to consider endometriosis in the differential for patients with pelvic masses and to recognize possible features that might indicate the diagnosis.

Botulinum toxin for endometriosis pelvic pain

November 16, 2021

“Studies like ours may open a new venue of treatment for women with chronic pelvic pain, especially when associated with pelvic floor muscle spasm,” said principal investigator Barbara Karp, MD.