Case of the Month #4: Lower abdominal pain in a young woman

Published: 10/02/2021

References & Further Reading

  1. Leow HW, Szubert W, Horne AW. 45% of UK gynaecologists think chronic pelvic pain is managed badly. European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Biology 2018; 224: 200-2. 

  1. Kennedy SH, Moore J. The initial management of chronic pelvic pain. In: RCOG, ed. Green Top Guidelines. London: RCOG, 2012. 

  1. Treede RD, Rief W, Barke A, et al. Chronic pain as a symptom or a disease: the IASP Classification of Chronic Pain for the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11). Pain 2019; 160: 19-27. 

  1. Vincent K and Evans E. An update on the management of chronic pelvic pain in women.  Anaesthesia 2021 (In press)