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In endometriosis, uterine-lining-like tissue grows outside the uterus. Endometriosis can be symptom-free, but often leads to pain and infertility. It's a chronic condition that requires long-term treatment.

Our evidence-based analysis on endometriosis features 7 unique references to scientific papers.

Research analysis led by and reviewed by the Examine team.
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  1. ^ Alexandre Vallée, Yves Lecarpentier. Curcumin and Endometriosis. Int J Mol Sci. (2020)
  2. ^ a b Tommaso Falcone, Rebecca Flyckt. Clinical Management of Endometriosis. Obstet Gynecol. (2018)
  3. ^ Pierluigi Giampaolino, et al. Is there a Relationship Between Vitamin D and Endometriosis? An Overview of the Literature. Curr Pharm Des. (2019)
  4. ^ André Schwertner, et al. Efficacy of melatonin in the treatment of endometriosis: a phase II, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Pain. (2013)
  5. ^ Nalini Santanam, et al. Antioxidant supplementation reduces endometriosis-related pelvic pain in humans. Transl Res. (2013)
  6. ^ a b members of the Endometriosis Guideline Core Group, et al. ESHRE guideline: endometriosis. Hum Reprod Open. (2022)
  7. ^ Beata Smolarz, Krzysztof Szyłło, Hanna Romanowicz. Endometriosis: Epidemiology, Classification, Pathogenesis, Treatment and Genetics (Review of Literature). Int J Mol Sci. (2021)