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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.


Blood test to diagnose endometriosis
3 April 2019

A blood test claiming to diagnose endometriosis with a ninety percent accuracy will be launched within a year. But is it all that it is cracked up to be?

You can help us learn more about endometriosis
11 March 2019

The ROSE Study researchers are exploring what causes endometriosis and if a better treatment can be developed.

Well-being in couples undergoing fertility treatments
11 March 2019

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

Endometriosis awareness 2019
6 March 2019

Endometriosis awareness takes place across the world during the month of March. Join in and help profile a disease that affects an estimated 200 million women and girls.

Endometriosis – disease primer
19 July 2018

Nature Reviews Disease Primers has today published the first primer on endometriosis, providing a global and authoritative overview of research needs and current diagnosis and treatment.
FREE read for two weeks only.

Public-private partnership tackles major challenges in the care of pain patients
4 June 2018

EU-funded consortium provides hope for women with endometriosis with chronic pain – €23 million funding secured.

Diagnostic biomarkers for endometriosis
10 May 2018

Development of low-invasive tests/biomarkers for endometriosis remains a high priority in improving the diagnosis, management, and prognosis (progression/regression) of endometriosis. To date there are no reliable / validated tests.

Endometriosis and hysterectomy
21 March 2018

Hysterectomy does not guarantee a relief from endometriosis-related symptoms and can neither be classified as a “treatment”, nor as a “cure” for endometriosis; it may relieve co-existing adenomyosis.

What needs to be done for women with endometriosis?
8 March 2018

On International Women’s Day (#IWD2018) we re-publish wishes and hopes for women with endometriosis on why – and what – change is needed to prevent endometriosis in the next generation.

Endometriosis awareness 2018
1 March 2018

Schedule of events for endometriosis awareness in 2018. Please join and contribute to these events so that together we can spread information about endometriosis and its impact on women. Get involved and help make a difference!

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