The endoscopic localization of endometrial implants in the ovarian chocolate cyst.

@article{Brosens1994TheEL,
  title={The endoscopic localization of endometrial implants in the ovarian chocolate cyst.},
  author={Ivo Brosens and Patrick Puttemans and Jan Deprest},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1994},
  volume={61 6},
  pages={1034-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the characteristics of the endometrial cyst and to locate the implants for selective biopsy. DESIGN Prospective study. SUBJECTS Fifty-one women with one or two ovarian chocolate cysts of 3 cm or more were investigated. INTERVENTIONS Laparoscopy and random biopsy versus a new technique of ovarioscopy and selective biopsy. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE Visual characteristics and histopathology of endometrial cysts. RESULTS The clinical suspicion of an endometrioma was… CONTINUE READING