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Study: Childhood abuse linked to greater risk of endometriosis

Posted on Oct 30, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the July 23, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) SEATTLE (July 17, 2018) — A large prospective study has found that sexual and physical abuse in childhood and adolescence is associated with a greater risk of endometriosis diagnosed during adulthood. The study found that women reporting severe-chronic abuse of multiple types had a 79 percent increased risk of laparoscopically-confirmed endometriosis. “Both physical and sexual abuse were associated with endometriosis risk, with...

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