Endometriosis is a complex gynecological disorder with multifactorial etiology. An estrogen-dependent condition, it affects 6% to 10% of women in the general population, and in 35% to 50% of these women often experience pain, and sometimes infertility. Exploring this benign but chronic disease, the book covers the different aspects of endometriosis from basic to advanced levels, including diagnoses, management, treatment modalities, complications, and fertility.
Provides an overview of the guidelines, expert opinions, and ethical dilemmas involved with endometriosis.
Covers the various complications that these women can experience
Presents informative illustrations that complement the text discussion
An overview of surgery, hormone therapy, and other options is provided
In-depth coverage of novel treatments, including alternative medicine, diet, nutrition, and lifestyle modifications