Endometriosis ~ Abdominal Pain ~ Endo ~ Scar Tissue ~ Adhesions ~ Infertility ~ Hysterectomy

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Why does my hip hurt so bad?

Ok this is plausible...but what doc can I convince OR is it from that evil lupron..eating my bones away?

Japanese journal of radiology
We report the case of a young woman with recurrent unilateral hip pain. A polylobular cystic mass was found in the right adductor space. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) revealed a polynodular mass migrating from the intrapelvic region along the obturator nerve. Because of a history of cyclic pain and the characteristics on MRI (hypointense rim and spots of spontaneous hyperintense signal on T1-weighted images), an endometrioma was suspected. The diagnosis of endometriosis was later confirmed through ultrasound-guided biopsy.
(Waer et al. 2012)
Waer P, Samson I, et al. (2012). Perineural spread of endometriosis along the obturator nerve into the adductor thigh compartment. Jpn J Radiol 30 (5): 446-9.
PMID: 22350637  DOI: 10.1007/s11604-01


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