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Title Endometriosis : a multidisciplinary approach / M. Eulalia Fernandez Montoli, Luis Gine Martinez, Jordi Ponce Sebastia, editors.

Imprint Hauppauge, NY : Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (373 pages).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Human reproductive system, anatomy, roles and disorders
Human reproductive system--anatomy, roles, and disorders series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents ENDOMETRIOSIS: A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH; ENDOMETRIOSIS: A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1: Epidemiology and Pathogenesis of Endometriosis; Abstract; Introduction; Prevalence and Epidemiology; Risk Factors; Pathogenesis; Hypotheses; Retrograde Menstruation; Endometrial Tissue Embolization; Coelomic Metaplasia; Conclusion; Key Practice Points; References; Chapter 2: Clinical Manifestation and Diagnosis of Endometriosis; Abstract; Introduction; Clinical Manifestations; A. Pelvic Pain; B. Infertility.
DiagnosisA. Clinical History; B. Pelvic Examination; C. Serum and Endometrial Markers; D. Imaging Techniques; D.1. Ultrasonography; Ovarian Endometriomas; Adenomyosis; Deep Infiltrating Endometriosis (DIE); D.2. Magnetic Resonance Imaging; D.2.1. Pelvic MRI Technique; D.2.2. MR Imaging: Features of Endometriosis; Superficial Endometriosis; Endometriomas; Deep Pelvic Endometriosis; A. Anterior Compartment; B. Middle Compartment; C. Posterior Compartment; Adenomyosis; Atypical Sites of Implantation and MR Role; Conclusion; Key Practice Points; References.
Chapter 3: Endometriosis: ClassificationAbstract; 1. Introduction; 2. First Classifications; 3. American Fertility Society Classification; 4. FOATI Classification; 5. Classification of Deep Endometriosis; 6. New Classifications; 7. Classification of Extrapelvic Endometriosis; 8. Current Considerations for; Classification of Endometriosis; Conclusion; Key Practice Points; References; Chapter 4: Medical Treatment of Endometriosis; Abstract; Introduction; Expectant Versus Medical Treatment; Medical Treatment of Endometriosis Itself; Pain Management with Medical Treatment.
Empirical Medical Treatment of Pain Symptoms without a Definitive DiagnosisMedical Treatment of Pain Associated with Confirmed Endometriosis; Medical Treatment to Aid Fertility in Endometriosis; Conclusion; Key Practice Points; References; Chapter 5: Overview on Surgical Treatment of Endometriosis; Abstract; 1. Introduction; 2. Risk/Benefit of Surgery for Endometriosis. Rationale of Surgical Approach in the Treatment of Endometriosis; 3. When and Why Surgery Is Indicated in Endometriosis?; 4. Objectives and Basic Principles of; Surgery for Pelvic Endometriosis; 4.1. Preoperative Assessment.
4.2. Principles of Surgical Techniques in Endometriosis1. Diagnosis of Endometriotic Lesions; 2. Release of Adhesions; 3. Classification of the Disease; 4. Specific Treatment of Detected Lesions; 5. Major Indications for Surgical Treatment; 5.1. Treatment of Pelvic Mass. Endometrioma; 5.2. Treatment of Pain; 5.3. Treatment of Infertility; 6. Surgical Approaches in Endometriosis; 6.1. Laparoscopic Approach in Endometriosis; 6.2. Laparotomic Approach in Endometriosis; 6.3. Robotic Assisted Laparoscopy; Advantages of Robotic Assisted Laparoscopy; Robotic Laparoscopy for Endometriosis Treatment.
Summary Endometriosis is a gynecologic disease with serious implications in women's health. Currently, its incidence is increasing around the world. Today, there is a growing trend to approach endometriosis with a multidisciplinary team. More and more, centers of expertise are being created in order to provide holistic multidisciplinary care all the while improving scientific research. This book covers every aspect of endometriosis diagnosis and management. It deals with epidemiology and pathogenesis, as well as the classifications of the disease. Current and future diagnostic methods are included. Th.
Subject Endometriosis.
Generative organs, Female -- Diseases.
Endometriosis. (OCoLC)fst00909774
Generative organs, Female -- Diseases. (OCoLC)fst00939926
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Fernandez Montoli, M. Eulalia.
Martinez, Luis Gine.
SebastiÓ, Jordi, 1966-
Other Form: Print version: Endometriosis. Hauppauge, NY : Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2013 (DLC) 2013935910
ISBN 9781626186439 (electronic bk.)
162618643X (electronic bk.)
9781626186118 (hardcover)
Standard No. NZ1 15194919
AU@ 000062601200

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