Introduction of disease Provide a brief description of the disease/disorder. This part of the paper should not be limited to the definition of the disease. Include epidemiology as appropriate.

Etiology Identify common causes and risk factors for the disease, to include age, gender, environmental, genetic, and lifestyle. Pathophysiological processes


how the disease begins from the cause and the mechanisms of the disease that give rise to signs and symptoms. Remember that pathophysiology should be on a cellular level.

Include information related the body’s attempts to overcome the disease as applicable. Clinical Manifestations & Complications Describe the physical signs and symptoms that are important in considering the presence of the disease. Describe significant and common complications associated with the disease if left untreated.


Describe common laboratory and diagnostic tests used to determine the presence of the disease. Provide information on significant findings for these diagnostic studies associated with the disease.

Affected Health Patterns with Specific Impact Identify at least three (3) health patterns affected by the disease. Describe how the disease specifically impacts that health pattern. APA Style and Organization The assignment should be typed and presented in APA format. This includes an APA title, page and references with in-text citations.

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Please include the following in your paper: body system with name of disease, etiology, pathophysiological process, clinical manifestations and complications, diagnostics, and affected health patterns which list specific impact. Please remember to use APA style for your paper. Body system “reproductive, Disease-Endometriosis