«What Is Endometriosis?» Endometriosis Foundation of America. Accessed Aug. 20, 2014.

Lakshmi, Padma, actress and «Top Chef» co-host, email interview, Aug. 21, 2014.

Seckin, Tamer, MD, gynecologic surgeon, Endometriosis Foundation of America, phone interview, Aug. 20, 2014.