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Edited by Courtney Marsh

University of Kansas School of Medicine

This book provides a comprehensive look at endometriosis, a disease affecting 10 percent of reproductive women. It explores risk factors for endometriosis including environmental factors that are shedding light on this disease. It also investigates novel methods for diagnosing and treating pain related to endometriosis, which can be debilitating in some women. Conditions associated with endometriosis including adenomyosis, invasion of endometrial glands and stroma into the uterine muscle, and infertility are reviewed in depth. Finally, the book examines treatment options for women with endometriosis ranging from hormonal to surgical. This volume is targeted to practitioners seeing patients with endometriosis to better inform them regarding up-to-date diagnostic and treatment options.

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EndometriosisEdited by Courtney Marsh

Published: January 14th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87593

ISBN: 978-1-83962-465-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-464-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-466-7

Copyright year: 2021

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2387 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. The Link between Environmental Toxicant Exposure and Endometriosis Re-Examined

By Shay M. Freger and Warren G. Foster


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2. Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products and Risk of Endometriosis

By Francisco M. Peinado, Luz M. Iribarne-Durán, Olga Ocón-Hernández, Nicolás Olea and Francisco Artacho-Cordón


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3. microRNA and Overcoming the Challenges of Their Use in the Diagnosis of Endometriosis

By Victoria Turpin, Anna Leonova, Sanjay K. Agarwal and Warren G. Foster


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4. Pain Testing in Endometriosis for the Clinician

By John Jarrell


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5. Adenomyosis

By Wei Zheng and Boya Deng


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6. Benefits of Surgical Intervention in Women with Endometriosis-Related Infertility

By Popov Alexander, Koval Alexey, Fedorov Anton, Tyurina Svetlana, Fedotova Irina and Khabibullakh Tamana


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7. Interventional Treatment of Endometriosis

By Yang Xiaomin, Han Jun, Feng Pin and Yang Xiaojun


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