Deep infiltrating endometriosis: relation between severity of dysmenorrhoea and extent of disease.

@article{Chapron2003DeepIE,
  title={Deep infiltrating endometriosis: relation between severity of dysmenorrhoea and extent of disease.},
  author={Charles Chapron and Arnaud L Fauconnier and J B Dubuisson and Habib Barakat and Marco Filipe Ganança Vieira and G{\'e}rard Br{\'e}art},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2003},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={760-6}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the precise nature of the relationship between dysmenorrhoea (DM) and endometriosis. Our aim was to evaluate the relationship between the severity of DM in women with posterior deep infiltrating endometriosis (DIE) and indicators of the extent of their disease. METHODS Various indicators of the extent of DIE were recorded during surgery in 209 women. The severity of their DM was assessed with a pain scale. The scale was retrospective for 155 women and… CONTINUE READING
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