Although medical options are available for some women, laparoscopy is always needed to confirm the diagnosis and often surgical intervention -- by removing the endometriotic implants, ovarian cysts and repairing tubal damage -- usually produces immediate results in terms of pain relief and improved fertility.
This major new book, written by an internationally recognized team of experts, covers the full range of surgical interventions for diagnosing and treating endometriosis.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 2041 g
Dimensions: 279 x 216 x 30 mm
"This is a useful resource and, of course, much more comprehensive than what is typically available in book form. Most of the encyclopedic gynecology texts only have a chapter or two on the subject"
Laura Tsien Lawrence, Doody's Reviews, February 2007