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Table 1 A summary of the surgical procedures performed prior to MDT discussion

From: Medical management of deeply infiltrating endometriosis - 7 year experience in a tertiary endometriosis centre in London

Previous surgeryTotalLaparoscopicOpen
Complex endometriosis surgery1779
 Rectal shave6  
 Bowel resection7  
 Resection of ureteric nodule3  
 Resection of bladder nodule1
Ovarian cystectomy/drainage of endometrioma ± ablation of cyst wall463313
Diathermy or laser to superficial disease3535 
Diagnostic laparoscopy31  
Hysterectomy ± salpingoophorectomy321
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) Pleurodesis for haemothorax1  
Excision of endometriotic umbilical nodule1