Randomized trial of laparoscopically assisted versus open colorectal resection for endometriosis: morbidity, symptoms, quality of life, and fertility.

@article{Dara2010RandomizedTO,
  title={Randomized trial of laparoscopically assisted versus open colorectal resection for endometriosis: morbidity, symptoms, quality of life, and fertility.},
  author={{\'E}mile Dara{\"i} and Gil Dubernard and Charles Coutant and Catherine Frey and Roman Rouzier and Marcos Ballester},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={251 6},
  pages={1018-23}
}
OBJECTIVE We report the first randomized trial of laparoscopically assisted versus open colorectal resection for endometriosis focusing on perioperative complications, improvement in symptoms, quality of life, and fertility. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Bowel endometriosis is one of the most severe forms of endometriosis. Although laparoscopically assisted surgery is a validated technique for colorectal cancer, there are serious concerns about its appropriateness for endometriosis in young… CONTINUE READING
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