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Peripheral changes in endometriosis-associated pain.

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Pain remains the cardinal symptom of endometriosis. However, to date, the underlying mechanisms are still only poorly understood. Increasing evidence points towards a close interaction between peripheral nerves, the peritoneal environment and the central nervous system in pain generation and processing. Recently, studies demonstrating nerve fibres and neurotrophic and angiogenic factors in endometriotic lesions and their vicinity have led to increased interest in peripheral changes in endomet...

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10.1093/humupd/dmu021

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
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Journal:
Human reproduction update More from this journal
Volume:
20
Issue:
5
Pages:
717-736
Publication date:
2014-09-01
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EISSN:
1460-2369
ISSN:
1355-4786
Language:
English
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466103
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2014-06-17

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