Semmelweis University


Partner description

Its main commitment is based on the integrity of education, research and healing

At SWU, research, development, and innovation (R&D&I) take place in the areas of living natural sciences, and social sciences.

The diversity and full spectrum of the University’s R&D&I activities – especially in life science and, within that, medical science – is illustrated by the Research University project’s broad range of research topics

As part of the postgradual training, it trains specialists and holds further education courses for obstetricians, gyaecologists and neonatologists.

Relevant FEMaLers and their relevant output

Dr. Attila Bokor


Dr. Attila Bokor (m), head of Minimally Invasive Surgical Unit, Coordinator of the Endometriosis Centre, has relevant experience in non-invasive diagnostic methods for the diagnosis of endometriosis, endometrial small diameter nerve fibres as diagnostic markers for endometriosis, plasma biomarkers for the non-invasive diagnosis of endometriosis.

His clinical interest is the surgical treatment of colorectal deep endometriosis. Member of ESHRE GDG of endometriosis and EEL Executive Board. 1019 citations, h-index: 12.


Relevant publications:

Bokor A, Lukovich P, Csibi N, D’Hooghe T, Lebovic D, Brubel R, Rigo J Jr, Natural Orifice Specimen Extraction during Laparoscopic Bowel Resection for Colorectal Endometriosis: Technique and Outcome. JOURNAL OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE GYNECOLOGY, 2018. 25 (6):1065-1074.

Brubel R, Bokor A, Pohl A, Schilli GK, Szereda L, Bacher-Szamuel R, Rigo J Jr, Polgar B. Serum galectin-9 as a noninvasive biomarker for the detection of endometriosis and pelvic pain or infertility-related gynecologic disorders. FERTILITY AND STERILITY 108 : 6 pp. 1016-1025. , 10 p. (2017) DOI WoS Scopus PubMed Publication:3302391 Validated Core Citing Journal Article (Article ) Journal subject: Scopus – Obstetrics and Gynecology Rank: D1 DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2017.09.008

Simoens S, Dunselman G, Dirksen C, Hummelshoj L, Bokor A et al. The burden of endometriosis: costs and quality of life of women with endometriosis and treated in referral centres. Hum Reprod. 2012 May;27(5):1292-9. doi: 10.1093/humrep/des073. Epub 2012 Mar 14. Erratum in: Hum Reprod. 2014 Sep;29(9):2073.

Bokor A, Kyama CM, Vercruysse L, Fassbender A, Gevaert O, Vodolazkaia A, De Moor B, Fülöp V, D’Hooghe T. Density of small diameter sensory nerve fibres in endometrium: a semi-invasive diagnostic test for minimal to mild endometriosis. Hum Reprod. 2009 Dec;24(12):3025-32. doi: 10.1093/humrep/dep283. Epub 2009 Aug 18.

Márki G, Bokor A, Rigó J, Rigó A. Physical pain and emotion regulation as the main predictive factors of health-related quality of life in women living with endometriosis

Gabriella Marki