Endometriosis is a common condition in which small pieces of the womb lining (the endometrium) are found outside the womb. This could be in the fallopian tubes, ovaries, bladder, bowel, vagina or rectum.
Endometriosis affects around 2 million women in the UK alone with most of them diagnosed between the ages of 25 and 40 (NHS Choices).
This manual is a practical guide to endometriosis, presenting the clinical, preventative and research aspects of the condition.
Beginning with an introduction to the condition, its structure and diagnosis, the following chapters cover the management of different types of endometriosis and its related conditions including infertility.
Practical guide to endometriosis presenting clinical, preventative and research aspects
Covers management of all types of endometriosis and related conditions
Includes numerous full colour clinical photographs, illustrations and tables
Each chapter extensively referenced
Kanthi Bansal MD DGO FICOG Director, Safal Fertility Foundation, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Endometriosis: Evolution Endometriosis: Structure to Function Diagnostic Modalities of Endometriosis and their Pitfalls Ovarian Endometrioma: Diagnosis and Management Endometriosis and Infertility Endometriosis in Adolescent Adenomyosis an Enigma Medical Management of Endometriosis GnRH Agonists in Endometriosis Surgical Management of Endometriosis Pain Management in Endometriosis Recurrent Endometriosis: Clinicians Challenge Scar Endometriosis Rectovaginal Endometriosis: A Distinct Entity Coping Up with Endometriosis Recent Advances of Treatment in Endometriosis Endometriosis: Future thoughts