Intervention Review

Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (LNG-IUD) for symptomatic endometriosis following surgery

  1. Ahmed M Abou-Setta1,*,
  2. Brett Houston2,
  3. Hesham G Al-Inany3,
  4. Cindy Farquhar4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Gynaecology and Fertility Group

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 13 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005072.pub3

How to Cite

Abou-Setta AM, Houston B, Al-Inany HG, Farquhar C. Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (LNG-IUD) for symptomatic endometriosis following surgery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD005072. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005072.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Manitoba, Centre for Healthcare Innovation, Wiinnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

  2. 2

    University of Manitoba, Faculty of Medicine, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

  3. 3

    Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Cairo, Egypt

  4. 4

    University of Auckland, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Auckland, New Zealand

*Ahmed M Abou-Setta, Centre for Healthcare Innovation, University of Manitoba, GH-716 820 Sherbrook Street, Wiinnipeg, Manitoba, R3A 1R9, Canada.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013


Options for accessing this content:

  • If you are a society or association member and require assistance with obtaining online access instructions please contact our Journal Customer Services team.
  • Login via other institutional login options
  • You can purchase online access to this Article for a 24-hour period (price varies by title)
    • If you already have a Wiley Online Library or Wiley InterScience user account: login above and proceed to purchase the article.
    • New Users: Please register, then proceed to purchase the article.

Login via OpenAthens


Search for your institution's name below to login via Shibboleth.

Please register to:

  • Save publications, articles and searches
  • Get email alerts
  • Get all the benefits mentioned below!

Register now >

Patient Access

Patients and/or caregivers may access this content for use in relation to their own personal healthcare or that of a family member only. Terms and conditions will apply.