Safy Ilboudo's scientific contributions

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Introduction Villar’s nodule is an umbilical endometriosis without anterior or ongoing pelvic endometriosis. The primitive location of this nodule at the umbilical level is rare. Its etiopathogenesis remains unclear. Presentation of case We report a case of umbilical endometriosis with unusual clinical expression in a woman in the reproductive yea...


... The umbilicus is a physiological scar that is a preferred site for umbilical endometriosis, as described by Yu et al. [11] Lymphatic and hematogenous spread to the umbilicus and direct extension of endometrial cells through round ligaments or omphalomesenteric remnants are possible theories to explain the etiology of umbilical endometriosis [6,12]. ...