Endometrial Biopsy as Diagnostic Method for Endometriosis and Endometrioma
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||women in the reproductive age group, undergoing laparoscopy for pelvic pain and/or infertility, not currently receiving hormonal treatment for at least 3 months prior to laparoscopy.|
|Start date||November 2009|
|End date||June 2011|
|Trial size||60 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01022372, 2009035|
Our aim was to evaluate the efficacy of examining endometrial biopsy specimens for nerve fibers as a diagnostic test for endometriosis and endometrioma in a double-blind comparison with diagnostic laparoscopy.
|Observational model||case control|
The density of nerve fibers in the endometrial biopsy sample.
time frame: 1 year
Female participants from 17 years up to 45 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Women in the reproductive age group undergoing laparoscopy for pelvic pain and/or infertility, and not currently receiving hormonal treatment for at least 3 months prior to laparoscopy will be included in the study
|Official title||The Evaluation of Endometrial Biopsy in the Diagnosis of Endometriosis and Endometrioma: a Double Blind Study|
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