Laparoscopic nerve-sparing complete excision of deep endometriosis: is it feasible?

@article{Landi2006LaparoscopicNC,
  title={Laparoscopic nerve-sparing complete excision of deep endometriosis: is it feasible?},
  author={Stefano Landi and Marcello Ceccaroni and Alessandra Perutelli and C Allodi and Fabrizio Barbieri and Andrea Fiaccavento and Giacomo Ruffo and Enda J McVeigh and Luisa Zanolla and Luca L Minelli},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={774-81}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the morbidity associated with laparoscopic complete excision of endometriosis in terms of urinary, digestive and sexual function. METHODS We performed a prospective non-randomized study in 45 patients with laparoscopic complete excision of all detectable foci of endometriosis with segmental bowel resection using a non nerve-sparing technique (control group-group A n=20) and a nerve-sparing technique (case group-group B n=25). At initial gynaecological… CONTINUE READING
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