Quantcast

Latest Chocolate cyst of ovary Stories

Study Evaluates Link Between Sunscreen Ingredients And Endometriosis
2012-05-10 04:59:40

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com Researchers have found that there is a possible link between sunscreen ingredients and endometriosis. In a joint study by the Wadsworth Center of the New York State Department of Health and the State University of New York at Albany, researchers saw that particular ingredients in sunscreen produced effects similar to the female sex hormone estrogen and demonstrated a higher increase risk of being diagnosed with endometriosis. Endometriosis is a condition where...

2011-12-20 12:58:15

Increased risk of inflammatory bowel disease in women with endometriosis: a nationwide Danish cohort study Women with endometriosis are up to twice as likely to develop inflammatory bowel disease as those without this reproductive disorder, suggests a large study published online in Gut. And the effect can last for up to 20 years after their diagnosis of endometriosis–a condition in which cells from the womb lining implant in other areas of the body. Endometriosis is relatively...

2009-08-19 08:52:35

A quick and accurate test for endometriosis that does not require surgery has been developed by researchers from Australia, Jordan and Belgium, according to new research published online today (Wednesday 19 August) in Europe's leading reproductive medicine journal Human Reproduction [1].Until now there has been no way of accurately diagnosing endometriosis apart from laparoscopy "“ an invasive surgical procedure "“ and this often leads to women waiting for years in pain and...

2009-07-09 00:52:08

Radiologists may be able to diagnose deep endometriosis and locate lesions using magnetic resonance imaging prior to surgery, Belgian researchers say. Pelvic MRI at 3 Tesla is a non-invasive technique that allows a complete examination of the pelvis, Dr. Nathalie Hottat, the lead author from the Erasme Hospital and the Free University of Brussels said in a statement. It accurately depicts all locations of deep endometriosis. Endometriosis is a chronic and painful disease that results when...


Word of the Day
reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
Related