The effect of endometrioma on ovarian reserve

Małgorzata Agnieszka Szczepańska

Abstract


An ovarian endometrioma is a very common form of endometriosis in women of reproductive age. This review presents the current state of research on ovarian reserve in women with ovarian endometriomas. Endometrioma can negatively affect ovarian markers: the anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) , antral follicle count (AFC) and in vitro fertilisation (IVF) results. Decisions on the surgical treatment of endometrial cysts should be carefully thought through, especially in women who have not given birth

Keywords


endometriosis, AMH, ovarian reserve

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