John F Steege

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Too soon, too late, too often, too seldom?
    John F Steege
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7570, USA
    Fertil Steril 86:1310-1; discussion 1317. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Decreased incidence of vaginal cuff dehiscence after laparoscopic closure with bidirectional barbed suture
    Matthew T Siedhoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 18:218-23. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation and treatment of dyspareunia
    John F Steege
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:1124-36. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Recognition and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome among women with chronic pelvic pain
    Rachel E Williams
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:761-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaginal apex resection: a treatment option for vaginal apex pain
    Georgine Lamvu
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Gynecologic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1340-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of diagnostic subtypes of chronic pelvic pain and how subtypes differ in health status and trauma history
    Jane Leserman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:554-60; discussion 560-1. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Open-label trial of lamotrigine focusing on efficacy in vulvodynia
    Samantha E Meltzer-Brody
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:171-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after surgical and nonsurgical management of chronic pelvic pain: one year after evaluation in a pelvic pain specialty clinic
    Georgine Lamvu
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7508, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:591-8; discussion 598-600. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pelvic musculoskeletal disorders in a female chronic pelvic pain clinic
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Reprod Med 51:185-9. 2006
  10. pmc Short-term effects of salpingectomy during laparoscopic hysterectomy on ovarian reserve: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Austin D Findley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 100:1704-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Too soon, too late, too often, too seldom?
    John F Steege
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7570, USA
    Fertil Steril 86:1310-1; discussion 1317. 2006
    ..When initial treatments fail to relieve pain attributed to endometriosis, more detailed assessment is often indicated rather than escalation of treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Decreased incidence of vaginal cuff dehiscence after laparoscopic closure with bidirectional barbed suture
    Matthew T Siedhoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7570, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 18:218-23. 2011
    ..To estimate whether a new surgical technique is associated with lower incidence of postoperative breakdown of the vaginal cuff after laparoscopic hysterectomy or trachelectomy, compared with previous methods of closure...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation and treatment of dyspareunia
    John F Steege
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:1124-36. 2009
    ..This review will discuss aspects of dyspareunia, including anatomy and neurophysiology, sexual physiology, functional changes, pain in response to disease states, and pain after gynecologic surgical procedures...
  4. ncbi request reprint Recognition and treatment of irritable bowel syndrome among women with chronic pelvic pain
    Rachel E Williams
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:761-7. 2005
    ..We sought to describe irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) treatment among women with chronic pelvic pain...
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaginal apex resection: a treatment option for vaginal apex pain
    Georgine Lamvu
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Gynecologic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1340-6. 2004
    ..Our objective was to estimate long-term postoperative pain levels, recovery time, and return to sexual function in women who have undergone vaginal apex repair for chronic vaginal apex pain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identification of diagnostic subtypes of chronic pelvic pain and how subtypes differ in health status and trauma history
    Jane Leserman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:554-60; discussion 560-1. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that women with diffuse abdominal/pelvic pain would have greater health impairment and report more lifetime trauma than women with vulvovaginal pain or cyclic pain...
  7. ncbi request reprint Open-label trial of lamotrigine focusing on efficacy in vulvodynia
    Samantha E Meltzer-Brody
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7160, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Reprod Med 54:171-8. 2009
    ..Vulvodynia, a vulvar pain syndrome that includes vulvar vestibulitis, is the most common subtype of CPP. This study examined the efficacy of lamotrigine for the treatment of CPP using an open-label design...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after surgical and nonsurgical management of chronic pelvic pain: one year after evaluation in a pelvic pain specialty clinic
    Georgine Lamvu
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7508, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:591-8; discussion 598-600. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe long-term outcomes for women with chronic pelvic pain (CPP) after evaluation in a CPP specialty clinic...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pelvic musculoskeletal disorders in a female chronic pelvic pain clinic
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Reprod Med 51:185-9. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of 2 musculoskeletal pain disorders among women presenting to a referral chronic pelvic pain clinic...
  10. pmc Short-term effects of salpingectomy during laparoscopic hysterectomy on ovarian reserve: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Austin D Findley
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    Fertil Steril 100:1704-8. 2013
    ..To examine the short-term effects of salpingectomy during laparoscopic hysterectomy on ovarian reserve when ovarian preservation is planned in view of determining the feasibility of conducting the study on a larger scale...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of extreme obesity on outcomes in laparoscopic hysterectomy
    Matthew T Siedhoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:701-7. 2012
    ..To estimate the effect of body mass index (BMI) on several outcomes in laparoscopic hysterectomy, in particular in the extremes of obesity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal causes of chronic pelvic pain: a systematic review of existing therapies: part II
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 60:474-83. 2005
    ..Properly designed and executed randomized, controlled trials are urgently needed to determine the true effectiveness of treatments for pelvic musculoskeletal pain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preoperative ultrasound to predict infraumbilical adhesions: a study of diagnostic accuracy
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:74-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the test characteristics of preoperative abdominal ultrasound in predicting infraumbilical adhesions in women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and sexual function after hysterectomy in women with preoperative pain and depression
    Katherine E Hartmann
    Center for Women s Health Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 725 Airport Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:701-9. 2004
    ..We sought to examine differences in quality of life and sexual function after hysterectomy among women with preoperative pain and depression...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of irritable bowel syndrome among women with chronic pelvic pain
    Rachel E Williams
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:452-8. 2004
    ..We sought to evaluate whether there are unique characteristics associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) within a population that has chronic pelvic pain...
  16. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal causes of chronic pelvic pain: a systematic review of diagnosis: part I
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 60:379-85. 2005
    ..Studies defining such clinically useful tests are needed to further refine a rational approach to chronic pelvic pain management...
  17. ncbi request reprint The role of laparoscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions associated with chronic pelvic pain
    Georgine Lamvu
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Gynecologic, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7508, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 31:619-30, x. 2004
    ..Although useful for diagnosis, laparoscopy continues to have a controversial role in the treatment of chronic pelvic pain...
  18. ncbi request reprint The anatomy and neurophysiology of pelvic pain
    Georgine Lamvu
    Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7570, USA
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 13:516-22. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects of 6 months of hormone replacement therapy versus placebo: differences associated with years since menopause
    Kimberly A Brownley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 7175, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1052-8. 2004
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  20. doi request reprint Cornual placenta accreta managed by postpartum total laparoscopic hysterectomy
    Matthew T Siedhoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Pelvic Pain, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 21:17-22. 2014
    ..She had an unusually located placenta accreta at the left cornu that required a hysterectomy for treatment. The type of abnormal placentation and the laparoscopic approach to her surgery were unique features of her care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Documenting the current definitions of chronic pelvic pain: implications for research
    Rachel E Williams
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 103:686-91. 2004
    ..We examined chronic pelvic pain definitions used in published research, because the definition has direct implications for investigating causation and evaluating treatment...
  22. doi request reprint Pelvic congestion syndrome-associated pelvic pain: a systematic review of diagnosis and management
    Frank F Tu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NorthShore University Healthsystem, Chicago, IL, USA
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:332-40. 2010
    ..The optimal diagnostic approach for PCS-related pelvic pain remains unclear, and controlled trials comparing medical and interventional treatments are urgently needed for PCS-associated pelvic pain...
  23. ncbi request reprint Obesity: physiologic changes and challenges during laparoscopy
    Georgine Lamvu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Advanced Laparoscopy and Gynecologic Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:669-74. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Overnight 5% lidocaine ointment for treatment of vulvar vestibulitis
    Denniz A Zolnoun
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7570, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:84-7. 2003
    ..To assess the effectiveness of nightly application of 5% lidocaine ointment for treatment of vulvar vestibulitis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Self-reported heavy bleeding associated with uterine leiomyomata
    Ganesa Wegienka
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 101:431-7. 2003
    ..To characterize the relationship between self-reported bleeding symptoms and uterine leiomyoma size and location...