Animal models in endometriosis research.

@article{Grmmer2006AnimalMI,
  title={Animal models in endometriosis research.},
  author={Ruth Gr{\"u}mmer},
  journal={Human reproduction update},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={
          641-9
        }
}
Endometriosis is a common gynaecological disease, defined as the presence of endometrial tissue outside the uterus, causing pelvic pain and subfertility in approximately 10% of women of reproductive age. Current therapies lead to pain relief, however, do not address the causes and entail severe side effects. Still little is known about the pathogenic processes leading to the development and maintenance of endometriosis. Because endometriosis occurs spontaneously only in humans and some non… CONTINUE READING

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