Endometriosis of the urinary tract in women of reproductive age.

  title={Endometriosis of the urinary tract in women of reproductive age.},
  author={Andreas W. Schneider and Stavros Touloupidis and Athanasios George Papatsoris and Argyrios Triantafyllidis and A. Kollias and K W Schweppe},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  volume={13 7},
AIM We present our experience with diagnosing and treating 22 cases of urinary tract endometriosis in women of reproductive age. PATIENTS AND METHODS From January 2001 to January 2003, 22 women of reproductive age (mean age 34.8 years) were diagnosed suffering from endometriosis of the urinary tract. We used the Endoscopic Endometriosis Classification (EEC) for assessing the stage of endometriosis. RESULTS Endometriosis was present in the bladder, the lower third of the ureter, and in a… CONTINUE READING