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Endometriosis, Adhesions-Related Disorder or CAPPS? Ė
The problem from the
International Adhesions Society
Endometriosis, Adhesions-Related Disorder or CAPPS? An Educational
Tutorial by David M. Wiseman, PhD, MRPharmS,
Editorial Advisory Board Member
Here is this month's
"Did You Know?"
April's Information: Endometriosis is Not The Only Reason Women Have Pain With Sex
February's Information: Interstitial Cystitis: the evil twin of endometriosis?
A Pelvic Floor Physical Therapist
Can Be Key In Resolving Your Pelvic Pain
Tip: How To Talk To Your
Doctor About Your Pain
Andrew S. Cook, M.D.,
Editorial Advisory Board Member
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Information? You can
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Endometriosis Pains Million of Women Yet Remains Misunderstood and Misdiagnosed
- (Andrew Cook, MD)
by Julie Chang
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is the largest and most comprehensive in-vitro fertilization (IVF)-focused
website for doctors, embryologists, nurses and social workers, patients and/or
links doctors and specialists from universal IVF centers in order to encourage
dialogue, discuss special treatments and medications, and advance research on
IVF issues. It assists patients by providing information, community forums and a
safe environment for them to maintain a dialogue with doctors around the world." Read the current
Endometriosis and Bowel Symptoms - Endometriosis Editorial Advisory
Ken Sinervo MD
The Politics of Hysterectomy
- Herbert Goldfarb, MD
Acute Small Bowel Obstruction Secondary to Intestinal Endometriosis, An
Elusive Condition: A Case Report
Alistair AP Slesser, Sufian Sultan Faris Kubba and David P Sellu
Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology - July 2010
Family Incidence of Endometriosis
in First, Second, and Third-Degree Relatives: Case-control Study
Kazem Nouri, Johannes Ott, Birgitt Krupitz, Johannes C Huber and Rene Wenzl
Fertility and Sterility - Article in press
Endometriosis Fertility Index: The New, Validated Endometriosis Staging System
G. David Adamson, M.D. and David J. Pasta, M.S.
Fertility Physicians of Northern California, Palo Alto and San Jose, California
Case Report - August 2009
Endometriosis Presenting as an Acute Groin Swelling: A Case Report
C. L .Boereboom, N. F.S Watson, R. Sivakumar, G. Atwal and G. M Tierney
A 27 year old female presented with an acute painful swelling in her right
groin. A preliminary diagnosis of an incarcerated femoral hernia led to urgent
surgical exploration. Histology of the excised tissue showed appearances
consistent with endometriosis.
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Endometriosis on OBGYN.net:
Endometriosis & Pelvic Pain - Andrew S. Cook, MD spoke with OBGYN.net at the
35th Annual Clinical Meeting of Advancing Minimally Invasive
Gynecology Worldwide (AAGL)
Invasive is Best and surgical video:
Resad Pasic, MD
Dilemma of Endometriosis: Is Consensus Possible with an Enigma?
of Laparoscopic Treatment of Endometriosis in Patients with Failed In-vitro
C. Nezhat, MD, E. D. Littman, MD, R. B. Lathi, MD, B. Berker, MD, L. M. Westphal,
MD, L. C. Giudice, MD, PhD & A. A. Milki, MD
E. Littman, MD, L. Giudice, MD, R. Lathi, MD, B. Berker, MD, A. Milki, MD, & C.
Zone provides support group news and strategies for dealing with
Pelvic Pain Mapping at
ReliefInsite.com - ReliefInsite provides an up-to-the-minute time-stamped
history of your pain and related information-entered and controlled by you-that
you can dynamically share with your doctor or doctors, and other healthcare
Perloe, MD was instrumental in the development of this important tool for
women with pelvic pain.
Endometriosis Clinical Trials information - ClinicalTrials.gov is a service
of the U.S. National Institutes of Health and was developed by the National
Library of Medicine.
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