OB/GYNs should begin with ultrasound to examine women presenting with pelvic symptoms, urges a physician group.
Chronic pelvic pain is costly to diagnose and treat, but appropriate and timely interventions can lead to a restoration of quality of life.
QUIZ: These images are from a young woman with pelvic pain. What do you see?
Two new compounds, oxabicycloheptene sulfonate and chloroindazole, were successfully tested in early studies to treat endometriosis.
Opioid use in women of reproductive age should be better monitored, and physicians should be more judicious in their prescribing, says a CDC report.
Nearly 1 in 5 hysterectomies for benign indications were unnecessary, and nearly 2 in 5 had unsupportive pathology in women younger than 40.
New research has found a link between day-of-surgery urinary microbiota and the likelihood of a urinary tract infection after pelvic floor surgery.
Two studies show that the emotional impact of uterine fibroids is significant but support is lacking, especially in African American women.
Challenge your diagnostic skills: What's causing this woman's pelvic discomfort?
Challenge your diagnostic skills with these images from a young woman with right pelvic pain and a history of amenorrhea.