What is the role of urinalysis in the workup of endometriosis?

Updated: May 10, 2021
  • Author: G Willy Davila, MD; Chief Editor: Michel E Rivlin, MD  more...
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Urinalysis and urine culture should be sent if urinary tract infection (UTI) is in the differential diagnosis. In addition, cervical Gram stain and cultures should be considered, because sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can also cause pelvic pain and infertility.


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