Postoperative medical treatment of chronic pelvic pain related to severe endometriosis: levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system versus gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue


Tekin Y. , dilbaz B., ALTINBAS S. K. , dilbaz S.

FERTILITY AND STERILITY, vol.95, no.2, pp.492-496, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 95 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2010.08.042
  • Title of Journal : FERTILITY AND STERILITY
  • Page Numbers: pp.492-496

Abstract

Objective: To compare efficacy of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS; Mirena) with depot GnRH analogue (GnRH-a; gosareline acetate; Zoladex) on endometriosis-related chronic pelvic pain (CPP) in patients with severe endometriosis during 12 months.