I have been asked about the effectiveness of pre-sacral neurectomy (PSN) in providing pain relief and if it should be routinely performed as a part of endometriosis and pelvic pain surgery. For those of you not familiar with this term (PSN), it is a nerve cutting procedure done during laparoscopy in an attempt to decrease pelvic pain. This should not be confused with another similar procedure,
What is Endometriosis? Dr. Cook discusses the medical definition of endometriosis and some of the possible causes of the disease.
Dr. Andrew Cook launches his new Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Blog to provide comprehensive information on the complexities of endometriosis and treatment options available.