Epidemiology of endometriosis in a Norwegian county.

  title={Epidemiology of endometriosis in a Norwegian county.},
  author={Mette H Moen and Berit Schei},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  volume={76 6},
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence and incidence of endometriosis in Norwegian women aged 40 to 42, and to evaluate reproductive events and life-style as risk factors for endometriosis as well as to evaluate related health-problems. MATERIAL AND METHODS The study was performed partly as a cross-sectional study to estimate occurrence of endometriosis, partly as a case-control study to look for factors associated with endometriosis. The study group consisted of all female inhabitants--born… CONTINUE READING