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An educational and informative meeting on endometriosis (chocolate cyst) was held in Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Health and Sanitation Department Women and Health Center on 27th of February, 2015 for Ob&Gyn Staff education.
It was stated in the meeting by Assoc. Prof. Banu Kumbak Aygün that, chocolate cysts which affect one in every ten women, were an important cause of abdominal and pelvic pain especially in young women and recently seen more often. Twenty instructors participated in the meeting interactively. It was emphasized that awareness of healthcare providers about early diagnosis of chocolate cyst should be increased.