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Latest news in the field of endometriosis: clinical and scientific research, updates from national support groups – and general news on progress.


WCE2017: Phase III data for elagolix shows potential as treatment for endometriosis
19 May 2017

Efficacy and safety of two different doses of elagolix, a GnRH antagonist, presented at World Congress on Endometrosis.

WCE2017: Women with endometriosis drive research priorities
19 May 2017

Top ten research priorities in endometriosis presented at 13th World Congress on Endometriosis.

WCE2017: H2Oil study confirms significant fertility benefit from Lipiodol
18 May 2017

100-year-old fertility technique could reduce IVF cases in women with endometriosis.

Cancer-associated mutations in endometriosis without cancer
11 May 2017

Cancer-causing gene mutations have been found in lesions of women with deep endometriosis – without being cancerous.

APPG report highlights insufficient care for women with endometriosis and fibroids
27 March 2017

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Women’s Health has found that women with endometriosis and fibroids are not being treated appropriately when it comes to their gynaecological health. Dignity and information is lacking!

Endometriosis awareness 2017
23 March 2017

Schedule of events for endometriosis awareness in 2017. Please join and contribute to these events so that we can spread the waves of information about endometriosis and its impact on women. PLEASE get involved and help make a difference!

What needs to be done for women with endometriosis?
8 March 2017

On International Women’s Day (#IWD2017) we publish wishes and hopes for women with endometriosis on why – and what – change is needed to prevent endometriosis in the next generation.

Well-being in couples undergoing fertility treatments
6 February 2017

University of Montreal is conducting a study examining how couples seeking fertility treatments adapt to stress related to infertility.

Global multi-site endometriosis collaboration enhanced by WERF EPHect
10 January 2017

National Institutes of Health (NIH) funds five-year project on “integrative analysis of genomic, epigenomic, and phenotypic data for disease stratification of endometriosis”

Pain imagery in endometriosis – common and consistent worldwide?
7 November 2016

Please fill in this survey to help us understand more about the pain experience of women with endometriosis.

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