Women with Endometriosis Should be Closely Monitored During Pregnancy and Birth, Study Suggests

Women with Endometriosis Should be Closely Monitored During Pregnancy and Birth, Study Suggests - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

Almost all pregnancy complications occurred more frequently in women with endometriosis than in women without endometriosis. These included the risk of preeclampsia, bleeding, placental abruption, placental previa (where the placenta lies low in the uterus and partially or completely covers…


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New Method Could Help Diagnose Endometriosis in a Non-invasive Manner

New Method Could Help Diagnose Endometriosis in a Non-invasive Manner - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

The authors concluded that the study of proteins based on high-resolution mass spectrometry could be a non-invasive way of diagnosing endometriosis. They also noted that their results confirm endometriosis as a chronic inflammatory disease.


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Women With a Higher BMI May Have a Lower Risk of Endometriosis

Women With a Higher BMI May Have a Lower Risk of Endometriosis - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

Based on the results of these studies, the researchers calculated that the risk of endometriosis fell by 33% with each 5 kg/m2 increase in BMI. Moreover, obese women (defined as having a BMI between 30 and 40) had 11% less…


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Endometriosis Can Reduce Sleep Quality and Negatively Impact Patient’s Quality of Life Study Suggests

Endometriosis Can Reduce Sleep Quality and Negatively Impact Patient’s Quality of Life  Study Suggests - Özge  Özkaya By Özge Özkaya

The researchers assessed sleep quality, daytime sleepiness, and insomnia in all women using the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index, the Epworth sleepiness scale, and the Insomnia Severity Index respectively, all self-evaluating questionnaires.


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