Duration of dysmenorrhoea and extent of adenomyosis visualised by magnetic resonance imaging.

@article{Kissler2008DurationOD,
  title={Duration of dysmenorrhoea and extent of adenomyosis visualised by magnetic resonance imaging.},
  author={Stefan Kissler and Stephan Zangos and Joachim Kohl and Inka Wiegratz and Achim Rody and Regine Gaetje and Thomas J. Vogl and Georg Kunz and Gerhard Leyendecker and Manfred Kaufmann},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={2008},
  volume={137 2},
  pages={204-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Enlargement of the junctional zone (JZ) on T2-weighted resonance imaging of the uterus has recently been established as the major criterion for adenomyosis in patients with endometriosis. This study was conducted to analyse the extent of adenomyosis using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and relate it to the duration of dysmenorrhoea. STUDY DESIGN This was a prospective study of 70 patients presenting with the complaint of severe dysmenorrhoea. Forty patients (57%) reported… CONTINUE READING
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