Rebecca Kolp, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Rebecca Kolp

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Endometriosis

Endometriosis I. What every physician needs to know. Endometriosis occurs when endometrial glands and stroma are located outside the uterine cavity. The root cause of endometriosis remains unknown at this time. There are several prevailing theories. The most commonly accepted is the concept of “retrograde menstruation” with endometrial tissue traveling through the Fallopian tubes into…

Drugs to use/avoid in pregnancy

A major challenge of use of medications in pregnancy is that the vast majority of drugs have not been tested extensively on pregnant women. The obvious difficulty with using any type of medication in pregnancy is that the pregnancy drug categories are so broad based and the definitions are so varied within each category. If…

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