Adenomyosis

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Adenomyosis

Adenomyosis is characterized by the presence of endometrial glands and stroma within the myometrium. Abnormal uterine bleeding and dysmenorrhea are the most characteristic symptoms, occurring in approximately 65% of cases ({1:Arnold et al., 1995}).
 

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Adenomyosis" returned 114 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

"Recurrent multiple cerebral infarctions related to the progression of adenomyosis: a case report".
 

Author(s): Yasuhiro Aso, Ryo Chikazawa, Yuki Kimura, Noriyuki Kimura, Etsuro Matsubara

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Benign gynecologic tumor, such as uterine adenomyosis, has been suggested to develop hypercoagulability. Although some cases of cerebral infarction associated with adenomyosis have been reported, the mechanism of hypercoagulation initiated by adenomyosis is still not clear, and the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Effects of pelvic endometriosis and adenomyosis on ciliary beat frequency and muscular contractions in the human fallopian tube.
 

Author(s): Wei Xia, Duo Zhang, Jing Ouyang, Yan Liang, Huiyu Zhang, Zhen Huang, Guiling Liang, Qian Zhu, Xiaoming Guan, Jian Zhang

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Pelvic endometriosis (EM) and adenomyosis (AM) have different effects on the fallopian tube. This study aimed to assess the transport capability of the fallopian tube in women with pelvic EM or AM.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Berberine inhibits growth and inflammatory invasive phenotypes of ectopic stromal cells: Imply the possible treatment of adenomyosis.
 

Author(s): Li Liu, Ning Luo, Jing Guo, Yan Xie, Li Chen, Zhongping Cheng

Journal: J. Pharmacol. Sci.. 2018 May;137(1):5-11.

 

Adenomyosis is a common chronic gynecological disorder with some tumor-like properties, including aberrant proliferation, invasion and migration. Berberine (BBR) is an isoquinoline derivative alkaloid with diverse pharmacological activities for the treatment of a wide variety of diseases. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Adenomyosis" returned 18 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The Investigation and Management of Adenomyosis in Women Who Wish to Improve or Preserve Fertility.
 

Author(s): Jin-Jiao Li, Jacqueline P W Chung, Sha Wang, Tin-Chiu Li, Hua Duan

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The management of adenomyosis remains a great challenge to practicing gynaecologists. Until recently, hysterectomy has been the only definitive treatment in women who have completed child bearing. A number of nonsurgical and minimally invasive, fertility-sparing surgical treatment ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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From Clinical Symptoms to MR Imaging: Diagnostic Steps in Adenomyosis.
 

Author(s): H Krentel, C Cezar, S Becker, A Di Spiezio Sardo, V Tanos, M Wallwiener, R L De Wilde

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():1514029.

 

Adenomyosis or endometriosis genitalis interna is a frequent benign disease of women in fertile age. It causes symptoms like bleeding disorders and dysmenorrhea and seems to have a negative effect on fertility. Adenomyosis can be part of a complex genital and extragenital endometriosis ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Myomas and Adenomyosis: Impact on Reproductive Outcome.
 

Author(s): Nikos F Vlahos, Theodoros D Theodoridis, George A Partsinevelos

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():5926470.

 

Among uterine structural abnormalities, myomas and adenomyosis represent two distinct, though frequently coexistent entities, with a remarkable prevalence in women of reproductive age. Various mechanisms have been proposed to explain the impact of each of them on reproductive outcome. ...

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Last Updated: 12 Jun 2018

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Role of Dienogest in the Treatment of Patient With Symptomatic Adenomyosis
 

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Condition Summary: Adenomyosis

 

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2018

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