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21. Endometriosis

Endometriosis Top results for endometriosis - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Liberating the literature ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing the search button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2 (...) ) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for endometriosis The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines, regulatory guidance, clinical trials and many other forms

2018 Trip Latest and Greatest

22. Inhibitory effect of traditional Korean medicine on the recurrent endometriosis after laparoscopic excision: a case report (PubMed)

Inhibitory effect of traditional Korean medicine on the recurrent endometriosis after laparoscopic excision: a case report Endometriosis is a common benign gynecologic tumor, and it can destroy a patient's life. Surgery and hormone therapy are established therapies for endometriosis. However, there are many cases of recurrent endometriosis after conventional therapies. This report presents a case of a patient who has repetitive recurrence of endometriosis after laparoscopic excision and hormone (...) therapy. A 32-years-old female patient first had laparoscopic surgery to remove endometriosis in 2011. The disease recurred two more times after the first excision. Hormone therapy by dienogest and two more laparoscopic surgeries were done in 2012 and 2014. With acupuncture, moxibustion, fumigation therapy, and herbal medicine therapy, endometriosis didn't recur during treatment and observation period of 34 months. Menstrual pain numeric rating scales (NRS) decreased from 2 to none. Shortened

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2018 Integrative medicine research

23. Elagolix for Treating Endometriosis

Elagolix for Treating Endometriosis ©Institute for Clinical and Economic Review, 2018 Elagolix for Treating Endometriosis Evidence Report June 15, 2018 Prepared for ©Institute for Clinical and Economic Review, 2018 Page i Evidence Report– Elagolix for Treating Endometriosis ICER Staff/Consultants University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy Modeling Group* Steven J. Atlas, MD, MPH Director, Primary Care Research and Quality Improvement Network Massachusetts General Hospital Geri Cramer, BSN (...) , 2018 Page ii Evidence Report– Elagolix for Treating Endometriosis About ICER The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review (ICER) is an independent non-profit research organization that evaluates medical evidence and convenes public deliberative bodies to help stakeholders interpret and apply evidence to improve patient outcomes and control costs. Through all its work, ICER seeks to help create a future in which collaborative efforts to move evidence into action provide the foundation for a more

2018 California Technology Assessment Forum

24. Notch-1 Signaling Activation and Progesterone Receptor Expression in Ectopic Lesions of Women With Endometriosis (PubMed)

Notch-1 Signaling Activation and Progesterone Receptor Expression in Ectopic Lesions of Women With Endometriosis Progesterone (P) resistance is a hallmark of endometriosis, but the underlying mechanism(s) for loss of P sensitivity leading to lesion establishment remains poorly understood.To evaluate the association between Notch-1 signaling activation and P resistance in the progression of endometriosis.Case control study; archived formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues.University hospitals (...) (United States, Taiwan).Women with endometriosis; human endometrial stromal cell line (HESC).Eutopic endometria (EU) and ectopic lesions (ECs) were collected from surgically diagnosed patients. Archived tissue sections of EU and ECs were identified. HESCs were treated with N-[N-(3,5-difluorophenacetyl)-l-alanyl]-S-phenylglycine t-butyl ester (DAPT) and valproic acid (VPA) to, respectively, suppress and induce Notch-1 activation.Tissues were analyzed for Notch Intra-Cellular Domain 1 (NICD1

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2018 Journal of the Endocrine Society

25. Oral contraceptives for pain associated with endometriosis. (PubMed)

Oral contraceptives for pain associated with endometriosis. Endometriosis is a common gynaecological condition which affects many women of reproductive age worldwide and is a major cause of pain and infertility. The combined oral contraceptive pill (COCP) is widely used to treat pain occurring as a result of endometriosis, although the evidence for its efficacy is limited.To determine the effectiveness, safety and cost-effectiveness of oral contraceptive preparations in the treatment of painful (...) handsearched reference lists of relevant trials and systematic reviews retrieved by the search.We included randomised controlled trials (RCT) of the use of COCPs in the treatment of women of reproductive age with symptoms ascribed to the diagnosis of endometriosis that had been made visually at a surgical procedure.Two review authors independently assessed study quality and extracted data. One review author was an expert in the content matter. We contacted study authors for additional information

2018 Cochrane

26. Recommendations for surgical treatment of endometriosis. Part 1: Ovarian Endometrioma

Recommendations for surgical treatment of endometriosis. Part 1: Ovarian Endometrioma We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Recommendations for the Surgical Treatment of Endometriosis. Part 1: Ovarian Endometrioma†‡¶ | Human Reproduction Open | Oxford Academic Search Account Menu Menu Navbar Search Filter Mobile Microsite Search Term Close search filter (...) search input Article Navigation Close mobile search navigation Article navigation 2017 Article Contents Article Navigation Recommendations for the Surgical Treatment of Endometriosis. Part 1: Ovarian Endometrioma Ertan Saridogan Institute for Women's Health, University College Hospital, Reproductive Medicine Unit, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing, London NW1 2BU, UK Correspondence address. Institute for Women's Health, University College Hospital, Reproductive Medicine Unit, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

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2018 European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology

27. Endometriosis

Endometriosis Endometriosis - Symptoms, diagnosis and treatment | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Endometriosis Last reviewed: February 2019 Last updated: March 2019 Summary Chronic inflammatory condition defined by endometrial stroma and glands found outside of the uterine cavity. The most common sites affected are the pelvic peritoneum and ovaries. May present incidentally in asymptomatic patients, or more commonly in women (...) of lesions. Controlled ovarian hyper-stimulation and IVF may be considered for patients with sub-fertility. Individualised care for patients with pelvic pain should incorporate a multi-disciplinary evaluation and treatment plan that focuses on limiting the risk of recurrence and improving quality of life. Definition Endometriosis is defined as the presence of endometrial glands and stroma outside the endometrial cavity and uterine musculature. Surgical appearance varies significantly from superficial

2018 BMJ Best Practice

28. Endometriosis factsheet

Endometriosis factsheet Endometriosis factsheet Endorsed by2 What is endometriosis? Do you see female patients? Do they have painful periods? Pain pre or post their periods? Painful sex? Do they suffer chronic pain, which may be intermittent or constant? Do they have pain when passing urine or with bowel movements? Is it painful to place a speculum for a smear test? Have you considered endometriosis? One in 10 women have endometriosis and it takes an average of seven years for most women to get (...) diagnosed. Endometriosis can often be confused with or misdiagnosed as IBS (irritable bowel syndrome). It is important that women receive a early diagnosis, or working diagnosis, of endometriosis even if hormonal treatments appear to be working, as women need to understand that they have a long term, chronic condition and the impact this might have on their future and their fertility. What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is defined as the presence of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterus, which

2018 Royal College of Nursing

29. Management of endometriosis

Management of endometriosis Haute Autorité de Santé - Management of endometriosis Fermer Choose language Accessibility Change contrast : Standards Reinforced icone Chercher icone plus Chercher My account My account Please fill in your email address to retrieve your email alerts subscriptions. Please fill in your email address to retrieve your newsletter subscriptions. You do not have a saved search Sélection No element in selection Services Services Déclarer un événement indésirable grave (...) Comment déclarer les EIGS Etre accrédité par la HAS Médecins exerçant une spécialité «à risques» Déposer une demande d'évaluation d'actes Modalités et procédures Organiser les soins, les parcours Coordination des soins, coopération entre professionnels Rechercher une recommandation, un guide, un médicament Rechercher une recommandation, un médicament, un guide Date : 13 December 2017 Mise à jour : 06/12/2018 Management of endometriosis Practice guidelines - Posted on Jan 17 2018 This clinical practice

2018 HAS Guidelines

30. Endometriosis: A Rare Cause of Large Bowel Obstruction (PubMed)

Endometriosis: A Rare Cause of Large Bowel Obstruction Large bowel obstruction can result in significant morbidity and mortality, especially in cases of acute complete obstruction. There are many possible causes, the most common in adults being colorectal cancer. Endometriosis is a benign disease, and the most affected extragenital location is the bowel, especially the rectosigmoid junction. However, transmural involvement and acute occlusion are very rare events. We report an exceptional case (...) of acute large bowel obstruction as the initial presentation of endometriosis. The differential diagnosis of colorectal carcinoma may be challenging, and this case emphasizes the need to consider intestinal endometriosis in females at a fertile age presenting with gastrointestinal symptoms and an intestinal mass causing complete large bowel obstruction.

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2017 GE Portuguese journal of gastroenterology

31. Endometriosis: diagnosis and management

Endometriosis: diagnosis and management Endometriosis: diagnosis and Endometriosis: diagnosis and management management NICE guideline Published: 6 September 2017 nice.org.uk/guidance/ng73 © NICE 2019. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and-conditions#notice-of- rights).Y Y our responsibility our responsibility The recommendations in this guideline represent the view of NICE, arrived at after careful consideration of the evidence available. When (...) with complying with those duties. Commissioners and providers have a responsibility to promote an environmentally sustainable health and care system and should assess and reduce the environmental impact of implementing NICE recommendations wherever possible. Endometriosis: diagnosis and management (NG73) © NICE 2019. All rights reserved. Subject to Notice of rights (https://www.nice.org.uk/terms-and- conditions#notice-of-rights). Page 2 of 24Contents Contents Overview 4 Who is it for? 4 Recommendations 5 1.1

2017 National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Clinical Guidelines

32. History of breast feeding and risk of incident endometriosis: prospective cohort study. (PubMed)

History of breast feeding and risk of incident endometriosis: prospective cohort study. Objective To investigate the association between lifetime breast feeding, exclusive breast feeding, postpartum amenorrhea, and incidence of endometriosis among parous women.Design Prospective cohort study.Setting Nurses' Health Study II, 1989-2011.Participants 72 394women who reported having one or more pregnancies that lasted at least six months, 3296 of whom had laparoscopically confirmed endometriosis (...) . For each pregnancy, women reported duration of total breast feeding, exclusive breast feeding, and postpartum amenorrhea. Main outcome measures Incident self reported laparoscopically confirmed endometriosis (96% concordance with medical record) in parous women. Multivariable Cox proportional hazard models were used to calculate hazard ratios and 95% confidence intervals for diagnosis of endometriosis.Results Duration of total and exclusive breast feeding was significantly associated with decreased

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2017 BMJ

33. Ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for endometriosis of the uterus? Assessment according to §137h Social Code Book V

Ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for endometriosis of the uterus? Assessment according to §137h Social Code Book V 1 Translation of the executive summary of the assessment according to §137h Social Code Book (SGB) V Sonografiegesteuerte hochfokussierte Ultraschalltherapie bei der Endometriose des Uterus (Version 1.0; Status: 30 January 2017). Please note: This translation is provided as a service by IQWiG to English-language readers. However, solely the German original text (...) is absolutely authoritative and legally binding. Executive Summary IQWiG Reports – Commission No. H16-02A Ultrasound-guided high- intensity focused ultrasound therapy for uterine endometriosis 1 Executive summary of assessment H16-02A according to §137h SGB V Version 1.0 USgHIFU for uterine endometriosis 30 January 2017 Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG) - i - Publishing details Publisher: Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care Topic: Ultrasound-guided high-intensity

2017 Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Healthcare (IQWiG)

34. Progesterone receptor modulators for endometriosis. (PubMed)

Progesterone receptor modulators for endometriosis. Endometriosis is defined as the presence of endometrial tissue (glands and stroma) outside the uterine cavity. This condition is oestrogen-dependent and thus is seen primarily during the reproductive years. Owing to their antiproliferative effects in the endometrium, progesterone receptor modulators (PRMs) have been advocated for treatment of endometriosis.To assess the effectiveness and safety of PRMs primarily in terms of pain relief (...) or bleeding (OR 22.92, 95% CI 2.64 to 198.66; one RCT, n = 49; low-quality evidence).Evidence was insufficient to show differences in effectiveness or safety between different doses of gestrinone, if present. Asoprisnil versus placebo One study (n = 130) made this comparison but did not report data suitable for analysis. Ulipristal versus leuprolide acetate One study (n = 38) made this comparison but did not report data suitable for analysis.Among women with endometriosis, moderate-quality evidence shows

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2017 Cochrane

35. [Endometriosis and miscarriage: Systematic review]. (PubMed)

[Endometriosis and miscarriage: Systematic review]. In spontaneous pregnancies, endometriosis appears to be a risk factor of miscarriage. The aim of this study is to evaluate the association between endometriosis and miscarriage in spontaneous pregnancy.We searched the Cochrane Library, Medline of eligible studies from inception to December 2016, without any restriction. We selected studies that compared endometriosis-affected pregnant women to disease-free pregnant women. To ensure the quality (...) of the methodology, the PRISMA criteria have been met at all stages of the development of this meta-analysis. The primary adverse pregnancy outcomes studied was miscarriage. Three reviewers independently extracted the studies' characteristics and outcome data.Of 225 identified abstracts, 4 primary studies met our inclusion criteria by comparing spontaneous pregnant patients with endometriosis to disease-free women. Miscarriage rate was higher in the endometriosis group (OR 1.77 [CI 95% 1.13-2.78]).In spontaneous

2017 Gynecologie, obstetrique, fertilite & senologie

36. Micronized palmitoylethanolamide/trans-polydatin treatment of endometriosis-related pain: a meta-analysis. (PubMed)

Micronized palmitoylethanolamide/trans-polydatin treatment of endometriosis-related pain: a meta-analysis. To demonstrate clinical effectiveness of micronized palmitoylethanolamide-trans-polydatin combination in reducing endometriotic chronic pelvic pain. Other endometriotic-pains were also assessed.Systematic reviews of PubMed, SCIELO, Scopus, and AJOL. Randomized trials and observational studies reporting a visual analogue scale for pain or similar in endometriotic patients were reviewed

2017 Annali dell'Istituto superiore di sanita

37. Treatment of Endometriosis-Associated Pain with Elagolix, an Oral GnRH Antagonist. (PubMed)

Treatment of Endometriosis-Associated Pain with Elagolix, an Oral GnRH Antagonist. Endometriosis is a chronic, estrogen-dependent condition that causes dysmenorrhea and pelvic pain. Elagolix, an oral, nonpeptide, gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonist, produced partial to nearly full estrogen suppression in previous studies.We performed two similar, double-blind, randomized, 6-month phase 3 trials (Elaris Endometriosis I and II [EM-I and EM-II]) to evaluate the effects of two doses (...) of elagolix - 150 mg once daily (lower-dose group) and 200 mg twice daily (higher-dose group) - as compared with placebo in women with surgically diagnosed endometriosis and moderate or severe endometriosis-associated pain. The two primary efficacy end points were the proportion of women who had a clinical response with respect to dysmenorrhea and the proportion who had a clinical response with respect to nonmenstrual pelvic pain at 3 months. Each of these end points was measured as a clinically

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2017 NEJM

38. Cancer-Associated Mutations in Endometriosis without Cancer. (PubMed)

Cancer-Associated Mutations in Endometriosis without Cancer. Endometriosis, defined as the presence of ectopic endometrial stroma and epithelium, affects approximately 10% of reproductive-age women and can cause pelvic pain and infertility. Endometriotic lesions are considered to be benign inflammatory lesions but have cancerlike features such as local invasion and resistance to apoptosis.We analyzed deeply infiltrating endometriotic lesions from 27 patients by means of exomewide sequencing (24 (...) carried identical KRAS c.35G→A mutations in three distinct lesions.We found that lesions in deep infiltrating endometriosis, which are associated with virtually no risk of malignant transformation, harbor somatic cancer driver mutations. Ten of 39 deep infiltrating lesions (26%) carried driver mutations; all the tested somatic mutations appeared to be confined to the epithelial compartment of endometriotic lesions.

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2017 NEJM

39. Ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for endometriosis of the uterus: Assessment according to õ137h Social Code Book V

Ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for endometriosis of the uterus: Assessment according to õ137h Social Code Book V Sonografiegesteuerte hochfokussierte Ultraschalltherapie bei der Endometriose des Uterus: Bewertungen gemäß § 137h SGB V; Auftrag: H16-02A [Ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for endometriosis of the uterus: Assessment according to §137h Social Code Book V] Sonografiegesteuerte hochfokussierte Ultraschalltherapie bei der Endometriose des Uterus (...) : Bewertungen gemäß § 137h SGB V; Auftrag: H16-02A [Ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound for endometriosis of the uterus: Assessment according to §137h Social Code Book V] Institut für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im Gesundheitswesen Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Institut für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im

2017 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

40. Abdominal wall endometriosis: differentiation from other masses using CT features (PubMed)

Abdominal wall endometriosis: differentiation from other masses using CT features To assess the utility of morphologic and quantitative CT features in differentiating abdominal wall endometriosis (AWE) from other masses of the abdominal wall.Retrospective IRB-approved study of 105 consecutive women from two institutions who underwent CT and biopsy/resection of abdominal wall masses. CTs were independently reviewed by two radiologists blinded to final histopathologic diagnoses. Associations (...) between CT features and pathology were tested using Fisher's Exact Test. Sensitivity, specificity, positive, and negative predictive values were calculated. P values were adjusted for multiple variable testing.24.8% (26/105) of patients had histologically proven abdominal wall endometriosis. The other most common diagnoses included adenocarcinoma NOS (21%; 22/105), desmoid (14.3%; 15/105), and leiomyosarcoma (8.6%; 9/105). CT features significantly associated with endometriosis for both readers were

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2017 Abdominal radiology (New York)