Clinical features, diagnosis, and management of abdominal wall endometriosis: a review Abstract

Deborah YL WANG
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong
Mona WC LAM
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Tseung Kwan O Hospital, Hong Kong
 
 
Abdominal wall endometriosis is characterised by presence of ectopic endometrial tissue in the subcutaneous and muscle layer of the abdomen. It is usually related to previous surgical scars (commonly of Caesarean section). This article aims to review the pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnosis, and treatment of abdominal wall endometriosis.
 
Hong Kong J Gynaecol Obstet Midwifery 2020; 20(1):43–7
 
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