Thoracic Endometriosis: A Review Comparing 480 Patients Based on Catamenial and Noncatamenial Symptoms


Selcuki N. F. T. , Yilmaz S., Kaya C., USTA A. T. , Kale A., Oral E.

JOURNAL OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE GYNECOLOGY, vol.29, no.1, pp.41-55, 2022 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jmig.2021.08.005
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE GYNECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.41-55
  • Keywords: Thoracic endometriosis syndrome, Catamenial pneumothorax, Extrapelvic endometriosis, Diaphragm endometriosis, RECURRING SPONTANEOUS PNEUMOTHORAX, ASSISTED THORACOSCOPIC SURGERY, DIAPHRAGMATIC ENDOMETRIOSIS, PULMONARY ENDOMETRIOSIS, LAPAROSCOPIC TREATMENT, PLEURAL ENDOMETRIOSIS, SURGICAL-MANAGEMENT, RARE PRESENTATION, CHRONIC SHOULDER, HEMOPTYSIS

Abstract

Objective: This review aimed to categorize thoracic endometriosis syndrome (TES) according to whether the presenting symptoms were catamenial and to evaluate whether such a categorization enables a better management strategy.