What is it about?

This study has demonstrated the influence of the menstrual cycle on pain perception after gynecological surgery

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Why is it important?

Clinically, this study may help the surgeons to perform their interventions in young women, considering their menstral cycle phase. It could help to have a more comfortable post-operative period.


The results of this study could represent a good base for further investigations on the topic.

Professor Giustino Varrassi
Paolo Procacci Foundation

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This page is a summary of: Influence of the Menstrual Cycle Phase on Pain Perception and Analgesic Requirements in Young Women Undergoing Gynecological Laparoscopy, Pain Practice, November 2018, Wiley, DOI: 10.1111/papr.12727.
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