Endometriosis is a disease characterized by the presence of endometrial tissue in locations outside the uterus, such as in the fallopian tubes. Because of this, implants of endometrial tissue can obstruct the tubes and even cause adhesions that limit the mobility of the fallopian tubes.
Tubal factor due to endometriosis
By Mónica Aura Masip M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Sergio Rogel Cayetano M.D. (gynecologist), Silvia Azaña Gutiérrez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Cristina Algarra Goosman B.Sc., M.Sc. (psychologist) and Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D. (biochemist).
Last Update: 01/03/2022