Endometriosis-associated ileo-cecal perforation in a woman on the pseudopregnancy regimen.

@article{Kalu2008EndometriosisassociatedIP,
  title={Endometriosis-associated ileo-cecal perforation in a woman on the pseudopregnancy regimen.},
  author={Emmanuel Kalu and Robert Richardson and David Sellu and Faris Kubba},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={764-6}
}
Small intestinal obstruction and perforation associated with endometriosis is uncommon. We report a similar effect following treatment with the combined oral contraceptive. Caution should be exercised when prescribing the combined oral contraceptive in women with suggested small intestinal endometriosis. Disease flare-up after therapy may be associated with intestinal obstruction and perforation. 

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