Madiha Rafique

Senior Woman Medical Officer Gynaecology, Peoples University of Medical and Health Sciences for women Nawabshah, Pakistan


  • Research   
    Assessment of Presentation and Prevalence of Endometriosis in the Population of Kotri Pakistan: A cross Sectional Study
    Author(s): Nazish Naqvi*, Rahila Imtiaz, Rizwana Perveen, Sarwat Khalid, Madiha Rafique and Hina Akmal Memon

    Aim: The present study aims at the determination of presentation and prevalence of endometriosis in the Kotri Pakistan. Study design: A cross sectional study Place and duration: This study was conducted at SESSI Hospital SITE Kotri, Pakistan from June 2019 to July 2020. Methodology: A total of 800 patients were admitted to the gynaecology ward. A total of 160 patients were suspected to have endometriosis as their signs and symptoms were indicative of the disease. The age range of the patients was from 17 to 48 years. All the patients underwent laparotomy or laparoscopy for diagnosis and treatment. Individual proforma was filled for all the patients according to the severity of the disease. The stage of the disease for each patient was identified as per American Fertility Society endometriosis staging. Results: The symptoms of endometriosis were prevalent in 160 (20%) of the 800 patien.. Read More»

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