Day 3: Congress - Monday, November 11, 2019

Surgical Tutorial 1: Before, During and After- Comprehensive Team Approach to Laparoscopic Management of Severe Endometriosis


Monday, November 11, 2019


3:05 pm – 4:05 pm


Ballroom B and C




Ted T.M. Lee


Robert S. Furr, Alan M. Lam, Sawsan As-Sanie

Course Description

This high-profile session will use a case study to illustrate many facets of care when managing patients with severe endometriosis with visceral involvement. Each expert will highlight various aspects of patient care before, during and after surgery which will include proper work-up, inform consent process, orchestrating a multidisciplinary team and understanding the potential etiologies of suboptimal symptom relief despite expert execution of surgical plan.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to: 1) Articulate surgical planning for severe endometriosis with visceral involvement from work up, inform consent, fielding a multidisciplinary team, intraoperative decision making and management of persistent symptoms.

Course Outline

3:05Welcome, Introductions, and Course OverviewT.T.M. Lee
3:10Pre-op Workup and Inform Consent for Severe Endometriosis with Visceral InvolvementT.T.M. Lee
3:20Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach Should Be the Way Forward for Complex EndometriosisA.M. Lam
3:35Rectosigmoid Endometriosis: Anterior Discoid ResectionR.S. Furr
3:50Stepwise Strategies to Deal with Deep Infiltrative Endometriosis and Frozen PelvisA.M. Lam
4:05Urinary Endometriosis: A Surgical TutorialT.T.M. Lee
4:20Persistent Pain despite Aggressive Excision: Now What?S. As-Sanie
4:35Question and AnswerAll Faculty