By Linda C. Giudice MD, Johannes L. H. Evers MD, David L. Healy
Written by way of an across the world famous editor workforce, Endometriosis: technology and perform is a state of the art consultant to this strangely universal affliction. whereas no reason for endometriosis has been made up our minds, info of modern advancements are defined during this textual content, providing perception to enhance administration of indicators medically or surgically. the 1st of its style, this significant textbook integrates clinical and medical knowing of this painful disorder aiding to supply greater sufferer care.
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The pseudo-pregnancy regimen resulted in an improvement of the condition, both subjectively and objectively, except for occasional side-effects like uterine cramps or hypermenorrhea. Andrews and his group  went a step further and, starting from the same observation of beneficial effects of pregnancy on endometriosis, they administered Enovid (norethynodrel plus mestranol) to 23 women with endometriosis. indd 11 11/28/2011 10:50:17 PM Part 1 History, Epidemiology, and Economics in which it was obtained for study.
In 1955, Henriksen  presented a review of 1000 cases of proven endometriosis. The disease was diagnosed on an awareness of the possibility of its existence, a careful history and a thorough retropelvic examination. Although the disease tended to regress following castration, some patients exhibited clinical and histological evidence of continued activity following ovariectomy. Henriksen also noted a frequent involvement of the bowel and concluded that endometriosis is an important possible factor in problems affecting both the small and large bowel.
Batt, however, insists that, in spite of the nomenclature, Rokitansky was aware of the benign nature of these invasions and that therefore he was the first to identify “the benign invasion of endometrial glands and stroma into the peritoneal cavity and organs” . Setting aside the question of the nature of the lesions observed by Rokitansky, it is their origin that created a fierce controversy, with pathologists of the fame of von Recklinghausen  contend- ing that lesions that were then called “adenomyoma” were the result of displacement of Wolffian or mesonephric vestiges.
Endometriosis: Science and Practice by Linda C. Giudice MD, Johannes L. H. Evers MD, David L. Healy