Endometriosis ups risk of preterm birth

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Pregnant women with endometriosis are at increased risk for delivering prematurely as well as suffering a number of other adverse pregnancy outcomes ...

... While 5 in 100 women without endometriosis delivered preterm, nearly 7 in 100 women with endometriosis delivered preterm ...

"Endometriosis appears to be a risk factor for preterm birth, irrespective of ART," ...

... delivery by C-section was almost twice as common in women with endometriosis compared to women without endometriosis.

Women with endometriosis were also more likely to suffer from pre-eclampsia ...

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