A Bouier, M Rohrenbach. Menses due to endometriosis in a woman following hysterectomy. J Am Osteopath Assoc 1990;90(3):259. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.19184.108.40.2069.
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Endometriosis can present in a variety of ways and must be considered in women of reproductive age who have complaints of pelvic or abdominal origin. It can be a difficult diagnosis to make, and it can mask the signs and symptoms of various other disease processes. The condition leads to fibrosis and adhesion formation, and is a common cause of infertility and spontaneous abortion. This report highlights the clinical and pathologic findings in a woman with pelvic endometriosis and discusses current concepts in treatment.
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