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Endometriosis of the Inguinal Region, Case Report

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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.

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


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