Characteristics of endometriosis in adolescents and young girls

Characteristics of endometriosis in adolescents and young girls - Murat  Osman By Murat Osman

This study aimed to evaluate endometriosis in adolescent girls and women to assess the clinical characteristics or risk factors associated with developing endometriosis earlier or later in life.


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Female Sex Hormone Necessary but not Enough to Cause Endometriosis

Female Sex Hormone Necessary but not Enough to Cause Endometriosis  - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

Estrogen, that is known to be associated with endometriosis is not enough to cause the disease according to new research.


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How Resveratrol is effective in endometriosis?

How Resveratrol is effective in endometriosis? - Asli Bahadirli  Talbott By Asli Bahadirli Talbott

Resveratrol could potentially be a treatment option for individuals who have endometriosis.


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Women with endometriosis suffer from anxiety and depression

Women with endometriosis suffer from anxiety and depression - Demet Candaş   Green By Demet Candaş Green

Several studies suggest that endometriosis patients suffer from anxiety and depression. Treatment of these psychiatric comorbidities should be taken into consideration when treating endometriosis symptoms in these patients.


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Could the cell surface protein "EWI-2" be the new diagnostic marker for endometriosis?

Could the cell surface protein By Murat Osman

A cell surface protein and an early activation marker, EWI-2 gene expression is downregulated in patients with endometriosis compared to those without.


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Asian Women at Higher Risk of Endometriosis and Less Likely to Conceive with IVF but not Because of their Endometriosis

Asian Women at Higher Risk of Endometriosis and Less Likely to Conceive with IVF but not Because of their Endometriosis  - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

Almost one-tenth of the women were diagnosed with endometriosis with 3.5% also receiving a diagnosis of endometrioma (or ovarian chocolate cyst). The prevalence of endometriosis was significantly higher among Filipino, Indian, Japanese, and Korean women compared to Caucasian women with…


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Endometriosis as a Barrier to Fertility

Endometriosis as a Barrier to Fertility - Murat  Osman By Murat Osman

"Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica (AOGS)" June 2017 issue aims to emphasize the effects of endometriosis on women's reproductive health


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TFF3 May Be Involved in Endometriosis Research Suggests

TFF3 May Be Involved in Endometriosis Research Suggests - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

They found that the levels of local TFF3 in the mice were significantly elevated up to four weeks after transplantation (corresponding to early endometriosis). This increase also matched to an increase in the weight of the animals’ spleen, which is…


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A Cholesterol-Lowering Drug and an Anticancer Drug May Be Alternative Treatments Against Endometriosis

A Cholesterol-Lowering Drug and an Anticancer Drug May Be Alternative Treatments Against Endometriosis - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

When the researchers analyzed the thickness of endometrial tissue and the volume of the uterus, they saw that these were also more significantly reduced in the rats treated with rosuvastatin compared to those treated with dienogest.


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Endometriosis Micrometastasis

Endometriosis Micrometastasis - Yu  Yu By Yu Yu

Endometriosis micrometastasis may explain the broad spectrum of non-pelvic symptoms experienced by women with endometriosis, such as nonpelvic pain, fatigue, malaise, eating disorders, anthropometric variation, endocrine and metabolic dysfunction, immunologic defects, and sociopsychological issues that impair their quality of life


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Endometriosis Reduces Chance of Having a Baby Even with Assisted Reproduction, Study Shows

Endometriosis Reduces Chance of Having a Baby Even with Assisted Reproduction, Study Shows - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

The results showed that 99 women who became pregnant using fresh embryo transfer miscarried (corresponding to 16.8% of all 588 women) while 489 women (83.2%) gave birth to a baby.


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Scientists Grow Miniature Model of Human Endometrium in the Laboratory

Scientists Grow Miniature Model of Human Endometrium in the Laboratory - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

“Single cells from both endometrium and decidua (the name given to the endometrium during pregnancy) can generate a fully functional organoid,” the researchers wrote.


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How rats can help improve colon endometriosis treatment in humans

How rats can help improve colon endometriosis treatment in humans - Demet Candaş   Green By Demet Candaş Green

An experimental rat model was developed for the first time to study human colon endometriosis


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More than Four Years Pass Before Endometriosis is Diagnosed After Symptoms First Appear

More than Four Years Pass Before Endometriosis is Diagnosed After Symptoms First Appear - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

The time from the symptoms first appearing to women first being seen by a physician was also shorter among women who sought medical care due to symptoms rather than as a result of routine care.


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Platelets Promote the Development of Endometriosis

Platelets Promote the Development of Endometriosis - Yu  Yu By Yu Yu

Blood clotting, tissue repair, and inflammation are important aspects that can all be related to platelets driven endometriosis pathogenesis. Since platelets can often release many factors during tissue repair processes, it is difficult to pin down exactly the mechanisms of…


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Women with Endometriosis Undergoing Surgery Often Require Further Treatment

Women with Endometriosis Undergoing Surgery Often Require Further Treatment - Ezio  Rosato By Ezio Rosato

Recurrence of endometriosis is common even in women who underwent surgery, a new study confirmed. This suggests that women with endometriosis should be closely followed up even after treatment with surgery.


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Mutations Associated with Cancer Were Identified in "Endometriosis without Cancer"

Mutations Associated with Cancer Were Identified in By Özge Özkaya

This discovery can help scientists better understand how endometriosis develops, clarify the differences between different subtypes, and may lead to better treatments in the future.


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Unexpected "cancer-related" mutations in "non-cancerous" endometriosis: Do they predict aggressiveness?

Unexpected By Laura Ardighieri

A collaborative study supported by Endometriosis Foundation of America, have identified the molecular alterations of deep infiltrating endometriosis trough a wide protein coding genetic-alphabet order study. Molecular alterations, specifically cancer-related gene mutations, have been identified.


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