Recent advances in imaging have renewed interest in uterine adenomyosis. The disease can now be diagnosed before hysterectomy which has advanced our understanding of its clinical impact, such as itseffect on fertility.Thisbook will provide an in-depth reference to recent scientific advances in thepathophysiology of uterine adenomyosis. It will represent some of the most up-to date and authoritative work in the field. This book isaimed at specialist clinicians and postgraduates wishing to acquire in-depth understanding of adenomyosis, and will be an essential reading for research scientists who will find a distillation of an up-to-date critical reading of literature.
1. History of Adenomyosis.- 2. The Incidence and Clinical Significance of Adenomyosis.- 3. The Pathophysiology ofAdenomyosis.- 4. The Myometrium in Heath and Disease.- 5. The Role of the Myometrium in Adenomyosis.- 6. The Endometrium in Adenomyosis.-7. The Animal Model of Adenomyosis.- 8. Improving the Preclinical Mouse Efficacy Studies of Adenomyosis.- 9. Adenomyosis and Ultrasound: the Role of Ultrasound and its Impact on Understanding the Disease.- 10. Adenomyosis and Endometrial Carcinoma.- 11. Myometrial Cystic Adenomyosis.- 12. Current Treatment for Adenomyosis.