Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2021 Mar 11;71:27-37. Epub 2020 Dec 11.
Scientific Endometriosis Foundation (Stiftung Endometrioseforschung/ SEF), Westerstede, Germany; Department of Gynaecology, Centre for Endometriosis, Hospital St. John of God; Vienna, Austria.
Endometriotic lesions may affect peritoneal and ovarian tissues, cause secondary adhesions, and - in case of deep endometriosis (DE), invade organs such as the urinary bladder, ureters, and bowel. Over decades, several classification systems have been proposed with the rASRM score being the most widely accepted one to date. However, the rASRM classification has certain limitations regarding the description of DE. Read More