Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Endometriosis

Basic Concepts and Current Research Trends

Edited by Koel Chaudhury

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, India

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This book provides an insight into the emerging trends in pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of endometriosis. Key features of the book include overviews of endometriosis; endometrial angiogenesis, stem cells involvement, immunological and hormonal aspects related to the disease pathogenesis; recent research reports on infertility, endometrial receptivity, ovarian cancer and altered gene expression associated with endometriosis; various predictive markers, and imaging modalities including MRI and ultrasound for efficient diagnosis; as well as current non-hormonal and hormonal treatment strategies This book is expected to be a valuable resource for clinicians, scientists and students who would like to have an improved understanding of endometriosis and also appreciate recent research trends associated with this disease.

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EndometriosisBasic Concepts and Current Research TrendsEdited by Koel Chaudhury

Published: May 9th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1193

ISBN: 978-953-51-0524-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6969-7

Copyright year: 2012

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87335 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

12 Web of Science Citations

25 Dimensions Citations

chaptersDownloads

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1. Endometriosis

By Mohammad Reza Razzaghi, Mohammad Mohsen Mazloomfard and Anahita Ansari Jafari

2771

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2. Urinary Tract Endometriosis

By Aliasghar Yarmohamadi and Nasser Mogharabian

17654

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3. Diagnosis and Treatment of Perineal Endometriosis

By Lan Zhu, Na Chen and Jinghe Lang

4137

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4. Abdominopelvic Complications of Endometriosis

By Arturo del Rey-Moreno

2989

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5. Endometrial Tumors in Postoperative Scars-Pathogenesis, Diagnostics and Treatment

By Stanislaw Horak and Anita Olejek

1848

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6. Pathological Aspects of Endometriosis

By Agatha Kondi-Pafitis

3631

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7. Involvement of Prostaglandins in the Pathophysiology of Endometriosis

By Gabriela F. Meresman and Carla N. Olivares

2733

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8. Genetic Polymorphisms and Molecular Pathogenesis of Endometriosis

By Vijayalakshmi Kodati and Q. Hasan

2279

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9. Progesterone Resistance and Targeting the Progesterone Receptors: A Therapeutic Approach to Endometriosis

By Nick Pullen

2081

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10. Endometriosis and Angiogenic Factors

By P. G. Artini, M. Ruggiero, F. Papini, G. Simi, V. Cela and A. R. Genazzani

1640

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11. The Local Immune Mechanisms Involved in the Formation of Endometriotic Lesions

By Yulia Antsiferova and Natalya Sotnikova

1178

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12. Virus Infection and Type I Interferon in Endometriosis

By Pia M. Martensen, Anna L. Vestergaard and Ulla B. Knudsen

3992

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13. Stem Cell as the Novel Pathogenesis of Endometriosis

By Eing-Mei Tsai

2736

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14. Green Tea for Endometriosis

By Gene Chi Wai Man, Hui Xu and Chi Chiu Wang

4036

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15. Endometrial Stem Cells and Endometriosis

By Jafar Ai and Esmaeil Sadroddiny

2818

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16. Endometriosis-Associated Ovarian Cancer: The Role of Oxidative Stress

By Yoriko Yamashita and Shinya Toyokuni

4146

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17. Alteration in Endometrial Remodeling: A Cause for Implantation Failure in Endometriosis?

By Saikat K. Jana, Priyanka Banerjee, Shyam Thangaraju, Baidyanath Chakravarty and Koel Chaudhury

2127

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18. Pathomechanism of Infertility in Endometriosis

By Hendi Hendarto

2325

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19. Analysis of Differential Genes of Uyghur Women with Endometriosis in Xinjiang

By Aixingzi Aili, Ding Yan, Hu Wenjing, Yang Xinhua and Hanikezi Tuerxun

909

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20. Primary Afferent Nociceptors and Visceral Pain

By Victor Chaban

2074

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21. Embryo Quality and Pregnancy Outcome in Infertile Patients with Endometriosis

By Veljko Vlaisavljevicc, Marko Dosen and Borut Kovacic

1340

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22. Endometriosis and Infertility: The Role of Oxidative Stress

By Ionara Barcelos and Paula Navarro

2334

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23. Current Insights and Future Advances in Endometriosis Diagnostics

By Michele Cioffi and Maria Teresa Vietri

1932

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24. Imaging Tools for Endometriosis: Role of Ultrasound, MRI and Other Imaging Modalities in Diagnosis and Planning Intervention

By Shalini Jain Bagaria, Darshana D. Rasalkar and Bhawan K. Paunipagar

6118

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25. Pelvic Endometriosis: A MR Pictorial Review

By Rosario Francesco Grasso, Riccardo Del Vescovo, Roberto Luigi Cazzato and Bruno Beomonte Zobel

2222

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26. Pathophysiological Changes in Early Endometriosis

By Tao Zhang, Gene Chi Wai Man and Chi Chiu Wang

1720

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27. Medical Treatment in Endometriosis

By Elham Pourmatroud

1526

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28. Sequential Management with Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonist and Dienogest of Endometriosis-Associated Uterine Myoma and Adenomyosis

By Atsushi Imai, Hiroshi Takagi, Kazutoshi Matsunami and Satoshi Ichigo

2041

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