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Diffuse low-level internal echoes occur in 95% of endometriomas. qxp 7/25/2007 7:32 PM Page 27 CLINICAL FINDINGS Hyperechoic wall foci and multilocularity also point towards an endometrioma. Endometriomas are usually adherent to the pelvic side wall. This immobility is a useful diagnostic indicator. In the case of deeply infiltrating endometriosis, particularly with deep deposits greater than 3 cm in diameter, there may be involvement of the ureter. 17). 5 Transvaginal ultrasound scan showing the typical ground glass appearance of an endometrioma The pouch of Douglas is a potential space, and is not well seen by computed tomography (CT) unless distended by fluid or a mass.
Two randomised trials of the laparoscopic treatment of ovarian endometriomas larger than 3 cm were included. 56). 29). The authors concluded that excisional surgery provided a more favourable outcome than drainage and ablation. However, no data as to the effect of either approach were found in women who subsequently underwent assisted reproductive techniques. A general consensus is that ovarian endometriomas larger than 4 cm should be removed, both to reduce pain and to improve spontaneous conception rates.