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Endometriosis (Adenomyosis) Summary

Description: A condition in which functional endometrial tissue is present outside the UTERUS. It is often confined to the PELVIS involving the OVARY, the ligaments, cul-de-sac, and the uterovesical peritoneum.

Also Known As: Adenomyosis; Endometriomas; Endometrioses; Endometrioma

Networked: 8242 relevant articles (589 outcomes, 1493 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Endometriosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH) : 98 outcomes 113 studies in 659 results : FDA 2
  2. Danazol (Azol) : 56 outcomes 73 studies in 455 results : FDA 5 Generic
  3. Leuprolide (Lupron) : 26 outcomes 33 studies in 115 results : FDA 17 Generic
  4. Estrogens (Estrogen) : 22 outcomes 63 studies in 586 results : FDA 1
  5. Levonorgestrel (Plan B) : 21 outcomes 22 studies in 104 results : FDA 36 Generic
  6. Hormones : 19 outcomes 44 studies in 434 results : IBA
  7. Nafarelin (Synarel) : 19 outcomes 20 studies in 75 results : FDA 2
  8. dienogest : 18 outcomes 24 studies in 70 results : FDA 1
  9. Buserelin (Suprefact) : 15 outcomes 20 studies in 93 results : IBA
  10. Progestins (Progestagens) : 14 outcomes 17 studies in 109 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Endometriosis

  1. Pain (Aches)
  2. Pelvic Pain
  3. Endometriosis (Adenomyosis)
  4. Infertility (Sterility)
  5. Leiomyoma (Uterine Fibroids)
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Key Therapies for Endometriosis

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  1. Cystectomy : 12 outcomes 32 studies in 187 results
  2. Hysterectomy : 11 outcomes 38 studies in 607 results
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 11 outcomes 11 studies in 123 results
  4. Laparotomy : 9 outcomes 27 studies in 326 results
  5. Ovariectomy (Oophorectomy) : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 195 results
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