Adenomyosis: what is new?

Senturk L. M. , Imamoglu M.

WOMENS HEALTH, cilt.11, ss.717-724, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2217/whe.15.60
  • Dergi Adı: WOMENS HEALTH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.717-724


Adenomyosis is described as the benign invasion of endometrium into the myometrium, with endometrial glands and stroma surrounded by the hypertrophic and hyperplastic myometrium. It may affect 20% of female population and most widely seen among perimenopausal and multiparous women. Its etiopathogenesis, diagnosis, clinical findings and current various treatment options will be discussed in this article.