JOURNAL OF ENDOMETRIOSIS AND PELVIC PAIN DISORDERS, vol.13, no.4, pp.284-287, 2021 (ESCI)
Article / Review
JOURNAL OF ENDOMETRIOSIS AND PELVIC PAIN DISORDERS
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Retroperitoneal fibrosis, neurolysis, pelvic pain, sacral nerve roots, sciatic nerve, retroperitoneal adhesion, endometriosis
Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated:
Introduction: Retroperitoneal fibrosis (adhesions) in the pelvic area is rare and not well known in gynecology. However, their presence can cause compression neuropathy leading to severe pain symptoms involving the lower extremities. A neuropelveological approach can be applied in dealing with such cases in diagnosis and management.