Endometriosis in an adolescent population: the severance hospital in Korean experience.

@article{Bai2002EndometriosisIA,
  title={Endometriosis in an adolescent population: the severance hospital in Korean experience.},
  author={Sang Wook Bai and Hyun Jeong Cho and Jeong Yeon Kim and Kyung Ah Jeong and Sei Kwang Kim and Dong Jae Cho and Chan Ho Song and Ki Hyun Park},
  journal={Yonsei medical journal},
  year={2002},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={48-52}
}
The records of adolescent patients (10-21), who were admitted to the severance hospital between 1990 and 1999, were reviewed retrospectively to evaluate the age distribution, diagnosis, clinical stage, and treatment for endometriosis in adolescents. Thirty-nine patients who had undergone a laparotomy or laparoscopy and were diagnosed with endometriosis were identified. Endometriosis was classified according to the revised American Fertility Society classification (AFS). The chief symptoms… CONTINUE READING

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