Low-dose danazol after combined surgical and medical therapy reduces the incidence of pelvic pain in women with moderate and severe endometriosis.

@article{Morgante1999LowdoseDA,
  title={Low-dose danazol after combined surgical and medical therapy reduces the incidence of pelvic pain in women with moderate and severe endometriosis.},
  author={Giuseppe Morgante and Andrew H Ditto and Antonio La Marca and Lucia Catucci},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={1999},
  volume={14 9},
  pages={2371-4}
}
The most effective therapy for endometriosis is a matter for debate. The aim of the present randomized study was to evaluate the efficacy of low doses of danazol on recurrence of pelvic pain in patients with moderate or severe endometriosis, who had undergone laparoscopic surgery and 6 months of gonadotrophin-releasing hormone analogue (GnRHa) therapy. After surgery, 28 patients with moderate or severe endometriosis underwent therapy for 6 months with GnRHa i. m. every 4 weeks. They were then… CONTINUE READING

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