Share This Article:
Short Report

Endometriosis of the Inguinal Region, Case Report

Abstract Full-Text HTML XML Download Download as PDF (Size:897KB) PP. 811-813
DOI: 10.4236/ijcm.2014.513108    2,383 Downloads   2,833 Views  
Author(s)    Leave a comment

ABSTRACT

Endometriosis of the groin is a rare condition, with only 40 cases reported in literature. We here present 2 cases of this rare condition presented in the Shouldice Clinic, Thornhill, Ontario, Canada.

Conflicts of Interest

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

Cite this paper

Ross, N. (2014) Endometriosis of the Inguinal Region, Case Report. International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 5, 811-813. doi: 10.4236/ijcm.2014.513108.

References

[1] Moloney, G.E. (1949) Endometriosis of the Groin; Report of Three Cases. British Medical Journal, 1, 435-437.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.4601.435
[2] Clausen, I. and Nielson, K.T. (1987) Endometriosis in the Groin. International Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics, 25, 469-471.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0020-7292(87)90064-6
[3] Boereboom, C.L., Watson, N.F.S., Sivakumar, R., Atwal, G. and Tierney, G.M. (2009) Case Report: Endometriosis Presenting as an Acute Groin Swelling. Cases Journal, 2, 6438.
http://dx.doi.org/10.4076/1757-1626-2-6438
[4] Majeski, J. (2001) Scar Endometriosis Manifested as a Recurrent Inguinal Hernia. Southern Medical Journal, 94, 247-249.

  
comments powered by Disqus

Copyright © 2019 by authors and Scientific Research Publishing Inc.

Creative Commons License

This work and the related PDF file are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.