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Oxidative Stress and the Pathogenesis of Endometriosis 31 5 Oxidative Stress and the Pathogenesis of Endometriosis

@inproceedings{Gupta2009OxidativeSA,
  title={Oxidative Stress and the Pathogenesis of Endometriosis 31 5 Oxidative Stress and the Pathogenesis of Endometriosis},
  author={S. Gupta and A. Chandra and S. Kesavan and D. Eapen and A. Agarwal},
  year={2009}
}
  • S. Gupta, A. Chandra, +2 authors A. Agarwal
  • Published 2009
  • Endometriosis is a complicated disease with an ambiguous etiology. It affects 10% of all women in the general population and is an important causative factor in 40% of all cases of female infertility and in 60% of all cases of female chronic pelvic pain.1 Endometriosis occurs in women of reproductive age and in postmenopausal women secondary to the use of exogenous estrogen. Generally, the disease is characterized by the presence of endometrial glands and stroma outside the endometrium and… CONTINUE READING

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