Imaging for the evaluation of endometriosis and adenomyosis.

  title={Imaging for the evaluation of endometriosis and adenomyosis.},
  author={C Exacoustos and Lucia Manganaro and Errico Zupi},
  journal={Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics & gynaecology},
  volume={28 5},
Endometriosis affects between 5 and 45% of women in reproductive age, is associated with significant morbidity, and constitutes a major public health concern. The correct diagnosis is fundamental in defining the best treatment strategy for endometriosis. Therefore, non-invasive methods are required to obtain accurate diagnoses of the location and extent of endometriotic lesions. Transvaginal sonography and magnetic resonance imaging are used most frequently to identify and characterise lesions… CONTINUE READING


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