News related to Lupron Depot (Leuprolide) and/or conditions it is approved for
Endometriosis more common in lean women: study
Source: Yahoo! Health News [2013.05.17]
By Genevra Pittman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Heavy women are less likely to be diagnosed with endometriosis than their slimmer peers, according to a new study. Researchers following more than 116,000 women found that morbidly obese study partici...
Slim Women Have Higher Endometriosis Risk Than Obese Women
Source: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness News From Medical News Today [2013.05.15]
Slim women have a higher risk of developing endometriosis than women who are morbidly obese, according to a new major study. The research was published in the journal Human Reproduction and showed that morbidly obese females (BMI greater than 40 kg/m2) have a 39% lower risk of endometriosis than females with a current BMI in the low normal range (8.5 to 22.4 kg/m2)...
Endometriosis Risk Higher with Lower BMI (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology [2013.05.14]
(MedPage Today) -- Thin women had a greater risk of developing endometriosis than women who were morbidly obese, a large prospective study showed.
The Epigenetics Of Pain In Endometriosis
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2013.04.24]
Most of us probably know at least one woman, and maybe quite a few more, with endometriosis. Despite the disease's prevalence, there is no consensus on the cause of it, the existing treatment options leave a lot to be desired, and there are too few ways for women to, at the very least, effectively numb the pain that the disease provokes...
Source: MedicineNet Abdominal Pain Specialty [2013.03.19]
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2013 12:00:00 AM
Health Tip: Am I at Risk for Endometriosis?
Source: MedicineNet Endometriosis Specialty [2012.10.18]
Title: Health Tip: Am I at Risk for Endometriosis?
Category: Health News
Created: 10/18/2012 8:05:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/18/2012 12:00:00 AM
Endometriosis Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Source: MedicineNet letrozole Specialty [2012.03.07]
Title: Endometriosis Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 3/2/2012 12:34:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/7/2012 5:03:32 PM