Extrapelvic Endometriosis: Two Case Reports

Authors

  • Egemen Tolunay Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara
  • İbrahim Yalçın Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara
  • Bulut Varlı Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara
  • Alper Kahraman Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara
  • Murat Seval Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara
  • Murat Sönmezer Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara
  • Cem Atabekoğlu Ankara University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ankara

Keywords:

Rectus abdominis muscle endometriosis, Inguinal endometriosis, Surgical excision of endometriosis

Abstract

Endometriosis is the growth of endometrial cells outside the uterine cavity. Most common localizations are pelvic organs and peritoneum. Endometriosis mostly affects women in their reproductive years. After surgery it can be seen on the abdominal wall. This article includes two patients, one has abdominal wall endometriosis and the other has inguinal endometriosis. Both of them had surgical excision without recieving any medical treatment.

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Published

2014-08-29

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Tolunay E, Yalçın İbrahim, Varlı B, Kahraman A, Seval M, Sönmezer M, Atabekoğlu C. Extrapelvic Endometriosis: Two Case Reports. Gynecol Obstet Reprod Med [Internet]. 2014Aug.29 [cited 2021Oct.21];20(2):117-8. Available from: https://gorm.com.tr/index.php/GORM/article/view/152

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