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Table 2 Characteristics of women with abdominal wall endometriosis after caesarean section

From: Scar endometriosis after a caesarean section: a perhaps underestimated complication

  Mean Range
Age (years) 26.7 19.0–43.0
BMI (kg/m2) 28.4 16.2-52.9
Interval CS—symptoms (years) 4.1 0.0–7.0
Size endometrioma (cm) 2.7 1.0–5.0
CS in history (number) 1.3 1.0–4.0
  Pain Swelling scar
Symptoms 94.0 % 89.0 %
  Gynaecologist General surgeon
Diagnosed by 62.1 % 37.9 %
Operated by 69.0 % 31.0 %
  1. Kg kilogramme, m 2 metres square, CS caesarean section, cm centimetre