Extended transvaginal sonography in deep infiltrating endometriosis: use of bowel preparation and an acoustic window with intravaginal gel: preliminary results.

@article{Leon2014ExtendedTS,
  title={Extended transvaginal sonography in deep infiltrating endometriosis: use of bowel preparation and an acoustic window with intravaginal gel: preliminary results.},
  author={Mauricio Leon and Humberto Vaccaro and Juan Luis Alc{\'a}zar and Jaime O Martinez and Jorge Llinas Guti{\'e}rrez and Fernando Amor and Alberto Iturra and Hugo Sovino},
  journal={Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={315-21}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to assess the diagnostic performance of extended transvaginal sonography for diagnosing deep infiltrating endometriosis. METHODS A prospective study was conducted comprising 51 women (mean age, 32.9 years; range, 23-43 years) with suspected deep infiltrating endometriosis based on clinical symptoms. All women… CONTINUE READING