Elizabeth Noble

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Cutaneous Endometriosis (umbilical endometriosis,cicatricial endometriosis, endometrioma, or ectopic endometrial tissue)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Pelvic endometriosis affects around 10% of females of reproductive age. Involvement typically includes the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterosacral ligaments, rectovaginal septum and peritoneum. Less than 15% of patients with pelvic endometriosis have coexistent extrapelvic endometriosis, which is most commonly found either intraabdominally (intestinal, renal, and appendiceal involvement) or in…

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