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I have been hearing a lot about ovarian involvement in endometriosis. What about the tubes?

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Dr. Kenan Omurtag
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Typically affects

The ovaries more dramatically (endometriomas are large blood filled, benign masses on the ovary that cause pain) however, the inflammation and scarring associated with endometriosis can cause tubal distortion that could lead to tubal dysfunction but the clinical relevance can only be answered best by understanding each patient's history.

In brief: Typically affects

The ovaries more dramatically (endometriomas are large blood filled, benign masses on the ovary that cause pain) however, the inflammation and scarring associated with endometriosis can cause tubal distortion that could lead to tubal dysfunction but the clinical relevance can only be answered best by understanding each patient's history.
Dr. Kenan Omurtag
Dr. Kenan Omurtag
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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology

In brief: Endo

The tubes can also be involved with endometriosis and cause tubal obstruction.

In brief: Endo

The tubes can also be involved with endometriosis and cause tubal obstruction.
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
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