Publications

Deep Dyspareunia: Review of Pathophysiology and Proposed Future Research Priorities.
Orr N, Wahl K, Joannou A, Hartmann D, Valle L, Yong P; International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health’s (ISSWSH) Special Interest Group on Sexual Pain.
Sex Med Rev. 2019 Mar 27. pii: S2050-0521(19)30003-4. doi: 10.1016/j.sxmr.2018.12.007.

Provoked Vestibulodynia in Women with Pelvic Pain.
Bao C, Noga H, Allaire C, Williams C, Bedaiwy MA, Sadownik LA, Brotto LA, Smith KB, Yong PJ. Sex Med. 2019 Apr 3. pii: S2050-1161(19)30030-3. doi: 10.1016/j.esxm.2019.03.002

Assessing Research Gaps and Unmet Needs in Endometriosis
As-Sanie S, Black R, Giudice L, Valbrun T, Gupta J, Jones B, Laufer M, Milspaw A, Missmer S, Norman A, Taylor R, Wallace K, Williams Z, Yong P, Nebel R. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Advanced online access. February 2019.

Lac, V; Nazeran, T; Tessier-Cloutier, B; Aguirre Hernandez, R; Albert, A; Lum, A; Khattra, J; Praetorius, T; Mason, M; Chiu, D; Köbel, M; Yong, PJ; Gilks, BC; Anglesio, MS; Huntsman, DG.

Prospective Cohort of Deep Dyspareunia in an Interdisciplinary Setting
Yong, P; Williams, C; Bodmer-Roy, S; Ezeigwe, C; Zhu, S; Arion, K; Ambacher, K; Yosef, A; Wong, F; Noga, H; Britnell, S; Yager, H; Bedaiwy, M; Brotto, L; Albert, A; Lisonkova, S; Allaire, C. The journal of sexual medicine 15 (12), 1765-1775

+Iatrogenic endometriosis harbors somatic cancer-driver mutations
Lac, V; Verhoef, L; Aguirre-Hernandez, R; Nazeran, TM; Tessier-Cloutier, B; Praetorius, T; Orr, NL; Noga, H; Lum, A; Khattra, J; Prentice, LM; Co, D; Köbel, M; Mijatovic, V; Lee, A; Pasternak, J; Bleeker,MC; Krämer, B; Brucker, SY; Kommoss, F; Kommoss, S; Horlings, HM; Yong, PY; Huntsman, DG; Anglesio, MS. Human Reproduction 34 (1), 69-78. 2018

*Prediction of Pouch of Douglas Obliteration: Point-of-care Ultrasound vs. Pelvic Examination
Arion K, Aksoy T, Allaire C, Noga H,Williams C, Bedaiwy M, & Yong, P. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. September 2018

*East/South East Asian Ethnicity and Moderate-to-Severe Endometriosis
Williams C, Long A, Noga H, Allaire C, Bedaiwy M, Lisonkova S, & Yong, P.J. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. June 2018

*Bladder and Pelvic Floor Tenderness in Endometriosis Deep Dyspareunia
Orr N, Noga H, Smith K, Williams C, Allaire C, Bedaiwy M, Yong P. The Journal of Sexual Medicine 15 (6), S109-S110. June 2018

+Cancer Associated Mutations in Eutopic Endometrium
Nazeran T, Tessier-Cloutier B, Lac V, Neilson S, Praetorius T, Lum A, Yong P, Anglesio M, Huntsman D. Modern Pathology 31, 441-442

*Deep Dyspareunia and Sexual Quality of Life in Women With Endometriosis
Shum L, Bedaiwy M. A., Allaire C, Williams C, Noga H, Albert A, Lisonkova S, & Yong, P. J. Sexual Medicine. Advanced online access. May 2018.

Somatic Cancer-Driver Alterations Among Benign Endometriosis Subtypes
Lac V, Aguirre-Hernandez R, Tessier-Cloutier B, Orr N, Noga H, Lum A, Prentice L, Khattra J, Nazeran T, Co D, Praetorius T, Senz J, Kobel M, Kommoss S, Kommoss F, Yong P, Anglesio M, & Huntsman D. Modern Pathology. 31; 432-433, 2018

Endometriosis and endometriosis-associated cancers: new insights into the molecular mechanisms of ovarian cancer development
Amy Dawson, Marta Llauradó Fernandez, Michael Anglesio, Paul J Yong, Mark S Carey. ecancermedicalscience. 2018

Reproductive Outcomes after Fertility-Sparing Surgery for Focal and Diffuse Adenomyosis: a Systematic Review
Tan J, Moriarty S, Taskin O, Allaire C, Williams C, Yong P, Bedaiwy MA. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, 2018
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmig.2017.12.020

The Effect of Age and Body Mass Index on the Surgical Anatomy of Supraumbilical Port Insertion: Implications for Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery
Mohamed A Bedaiwy, Paul J Yong, Tarek A Farghaly, Faten F Abdelhafez, Justin Tan, Rachel Pope, William W Hurd, James H Liu, Kristine Zanotti

Bedaiwy MA, Yong PJ, Farghaly TA, Abdelhafez FF,… Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation, 2018
*Chronic pelvic pain in an interdisciplinary setting:  1 year prospective cohort
Allaire C, Williams C, Bodmer-Roy S, Zhu S, Arion K, Ambacher K, Wu J, Yosef A, Wong F, Noga H, Britnell S, Yager H, Bedaiwy M, Albert A, Lisonkova S, Yong PJ.  American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2018

*Pain catastrophizing and endometriosis quality-of-life.
McPeak A, Allaire C, Williams C, Albert A, Lisonkova S, Yong PJ.
Clinical Journal of Pain, 2017 Jul. Advance Online Access.
Doi: 10.1016/j.sxmr.2017.06.005

*Deep dyspareunia in endometriosis: a proposed framework based on pain mechanisms and genito-pelvic pain penetration disorder.
Yong PJ.
Sexual Medicine Reviews,2017 Aug. Advance Online Access.
Doi: 10.1016/j.sxmr.2017.06.005

+Nerve growth factor and sexual pain in endometriosis.
Peng B, Zhan H, Alotaibi F, Alkusayer G, Bedaiwy MA, Yong PJ.
Reproductive Sciences, 2017. Advance Online Access.
Doi: 10.1177/1933719117716778

+Anatomic sites and associated clinical factors for deep dyspareunia.
Yong PJ, Williams C, Yosef A, Wong F, Bedaiwy MA, Lisonkova S, Allaire C.
Sexual Medicine, 2017 Sep;5(3):e184-e195.
Doi: 10.1016/j.esxm.2017.07.001

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Endometriosis-Associated Chronic Pelvic Pain.
Allaire C, Aksoy T, Bedaiwy M, Brittnell S, Noga H, Yager H, Yong P.
Journal of Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain Disorders, (2017), 9(2): 77 – 86.
DOI:10.5301/jeppd.5000284

+Cancer-associated mutations in non cancer-associated endometriosis.
Anglesio MS, **Papadopoulos N, Ayhan A, Nazeran TM, Noë M, Horlings HM, Lum A, Jones S, Senz J, Seckin T, Ho J, Wu RC, Lac V, Ogawa H, Tessier-Cloutier B, Alhassan R, Wang A, Wang Y, Cohen JD, Wong F, Hasanovic A, Orr N, Zhang M, Popoli M, McMahon W, Wood LD, Mattox A, Allaire C, Segars J, Williams C, Tomasetti C, Boyd N, Kinzler KW, Gilks CB, Diaz L, Wang TL, Vogelstein B, **Yong PJ, **Huntsman DG, **Shih I-M. ** = co-senior authors.
New England Journal of Medicine, (2017), 376(19):1835-1848.
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1614814

*Factors associated with severity of irritable bowel syndrome symptoms in patients with endometriosis.
Lee C, Yong PJ, Williams C, Allaire C.
J Obstet Gynaecol Can, 2017 Sep.
Doi: 10.1016/j.jogc.2017.06.025

Hospital associated costs of chronic pelvic pain in Canada: a population – based descriptive study.
Chen I, Thavorn K, Shen M, Goddard Y, Yong P, MacRae GS, Nishi C, Matar A, Allaire C.
JOGC, (2017), 39(3):174-180.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2016.12.008

Medical management of endometriosis in the patient with chronic pelvic pain.
Bedaiwy MA, Allaire C, Yong P, Alfaraj S.
Seminars in Reproductive Medicine, (2017), 35(1):38-53.
DOI: 10.1055/s-0036-1597308

New developments in the treatment of endometriosis.
Bedaiwy MA, Alfaraj S, Yong P, Casper R.
Fertility and Sterility, (2017), 107(3):555-565.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2016.12.025


Abdominal wall pain in women with chronic pelvic pain.
Mui J, Allaire C, Williams C, Yong PJ.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada (JOGC), (2016) 38(2):154-9.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2015.11.003

*Multifactorial contributors to chronic pelvic pain.
Yosef A, Allaire C, Williams C, Ahmed AG, Al-Hussaini T, Abdellah MS, Wong F, Lisonkova S, Yong PJ.
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, (2016), 215(6):760.e1-760.e14.
DOI :https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajog.2016.07.023

Nerve bundle density and deep dyspareunia in endometriosis.
Williams C, Hoang L, Yosef A, Alotaibi F, Allaire C, Brotto L, Fraser IS, Bedaiwy MS, Ng TL, Lee AF, Yong PJ.     Reproductive Sciences, (2016), 23(7):892-901.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1933719115623644

Teaching of vaginal surgery to junior residents: initial validation of 3 novel procedure-specific low fidelity models.
Geoffrion R, Suen M, Koenig N, Yong P, Brennand E, Mehra N, Larouche M, Lee T, Todd N.
Journal of Surgical Education, (2016), 73:157-61.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsurg.2015.09.004

An evaluation model for a multidisciplinary chronic pelvic pain clinic: Application of the RE-AIM framework.
Chen I, Money D, Yong P, Williams C, Allaire C.
JOGC, (2015), 37(9):804-9.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30151-1

Concurrent deep-superficial dyspareunia in a multidisciplinary vulvodynia program.
Yong PJ, Sadownik LA, Brotto LA.
Journal of Sexual Medicine, (2015), 12(1):219-27.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/jsm.12729

Impact of a multidisciplinary vulvodynia program on sexual functioning and dyspareunia.
Brotto LA, Yong PJ, Sadownik LA.
Journal of Sexual Medicine, (2015), 12(1):238-47.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/jsm.12718

Multifocal endometriotic lesions associated with cancer are clonal and carry a high mutation burden, including oncogenic alterations.
Anglesio MS, Bashashati A, Wang YK, Senz J, Ha G, Yang W, Aniba R, Prentice LM, Farahani H, Chang HL, Karnezis AN, Marra MA, Yong PJ, Hirst M, Gilks CB, Shah SP, Huntsman DG.
Journal of Pathology, (2015), 236(2):201-9.
DOI: 10.1002/path.4516

 

Bladder base tenderness in the etiology of deep dyspareunia.
Nourmoussavi M, Bodmer-Roy S, Mui J, Williams C, Allaire C, Yong PJ.
Journal of Sexual Medicine, (2014), 11(12):3078-84.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/jsm.12708

Is endometriosis a surgical disease?
Yong PJ, Williams C, Allaire C.
Surgery: Current Research, (2014), 4:164.
DOI:10.4172/2161-1076.1000164

Laparoscopic vs. abdominal myomectomy: Practice pattern and healthcare utilization in British Columbia.
Chen I, Lisonkova S, Joseph KS, Williams C, Yong P, Allaire C.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada, (2014), 36(9):817-21.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30484-9

Pelvic floor tenderness in the etiology of deep dyspareunia.
Yong PJ, Mui J, Allaire C, Williams C.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada, (JOGC), (2014), 36(11):1002-9.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30414-X

Pelvic girdle pain in women with and without laparoscopically diagnosed endometriosis.
Yong PJ, Mui J, Allaire C, Williams C, Britnell S.
International Journal of Surgery Research and Practice, (2014), 1:2.

Route of hysterectomy for women with benign uterine disease in British Columbia.
Chen I, Lisonkova S, Allaire C, Williams C, Yong P, Joseph KS.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (Open Access), (2014), 2(4):E273-80.
DOI: 10.9778/cmajo.20130080

WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect): I. Surgical phenotype data collection in endometriosis research.
Becker CM, Laufer MR, Stratton P, Hummelshoj L, Missmer SM, Zondervan KT, Adamson GD, for the WERF EPHect Working Group (includes Yong PJ).
Fertility and Sterility, (2014), 102(5):1213-22.
DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2014.07.709

WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect): II. Clinical and covariate phenotype data collection in endometriosis research.
Vitonis AF, Vincent K, Rahmioglu N, Fassbender A, Buck-Louis G, Hummelshoj L, Giudice LC, Stratton P, Adamson GD, Becker CM, Zondervan KT, Missmer SA, for the WERF EPHect Working Group (includes Yong PJ).
Fertility and Sterility, (2014), 102(5):1223-32.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2014.07.1244

WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect):  III. Fluid biospecimen collection, processing and storage in endometriosis research.
Rahmioglu N, Fassbender A , Vitonis AF, Tworoger S, Hummelshoj L, Adamson GD, Giudice LC,  Becker CM, Zondervan KT, Missmer SA, for the WERF EPHect Working Group (includes Yong PJ).
Fertility and Sterility, (2014), 102(5):1233-43.
DOI:10.1016/j.fertnstert.2014.07.1208

WERF Endometriosis Phenome and Biobanking Harmonisation Project (EPHect):  IV. Tissue collection, processing and storage in endometriosis research.
Fassbender A, Rahmioglu N, Vitonis AF, Vigano P, Giudice LC, D'Hooghe TM, Hummelshoj L, Adamson GD, Becker CM, Missmer SA, Zondervan KT, for the WERF EPHect Working Group (includes Yong PJ).
Fertility and Sterility, (2014), 102(5):1244-53.
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016%2Fj.fertnstert.2014.07.1209

Development of an interdisciplinary pelvic pain and endometriosis clinic.
Yong PJ, Williams C, Houlihan E, Maurer C, Yager H, Britnell S, Lau B, Allaire C.
BC Medical Journal (BCMJ), (2013), 55(5):244-47.

Endovaginal ultrasound-assisted pain mapping in endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain.
Yong PJ, Sutton C, Suen M, Williams C.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, (2013), 33(7):715-9.
DOI:https://doi.org/10.3109/01443615.2013.821971

Fertility awareness in gynecology and women’s health: application to family planning and endometriosis.
Yong PJ, Bouchard T.
Linacre Quarterly, (2013), 80(2):176-84

Infertility management in a Canadian family practice.
Yong PJ, Bouchard T.
Linacre Quarterly, (2013), 80(2):170-2.

Laparoscopic inguinal canal exploration and mesh placement for chronic pelvic pain.
Yong PJ, Williams C, Allaire C.
Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (JSLS), (2013), 17(1):74-81.
DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.4293%2F108680812X13517013317310

Surgery for pelvic pain in endometriosis.
Yong PJ, Chen I, Allaire C, Williams C.
Journal of Pain Management, (2013),6(3):207-14.

Clinical predictors of endometriosis in the infertility population: Is there a better way to determine who needs a laparoscopy?
Whitehill K, Yong PJ, Williams C.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada, (2012), 34(6):552-7.
DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(16)35271-9

Prediction of pediatric outcome after prenatal diagnosis and expectant antenatal management of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation (CCAM).
Yong PJ, von Dadelszen P, Carpara D, Lim K, Kent N, Tessier F, Delisle M-F, Wong T, Blair G, Skarsgard ED.
Fetal Diagnosis & Therapy, (2012), 31(2):94-102.
DOI: 10.1159/000331936

Protein kinase profiling in miscarriage: implications for the pathogenesis of trisomic pregnancy.
Yong PJ, McFadden DE, Robinson WP.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada, (2012), 34(12):1141-8.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(16)35461-5

Developmental origin of chorionic villus cultures from spontaneous abortion and chorionic villus sampling.
Yong PJ, McFadden DE, Robinson WP.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada, (2011), 33(5):449–452.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(16)34877-0

Transvaginal repair and graft interposition for rectovaginal fistula due to a neglected pessary.
Yong PJ, Garrey MM, Geoffrion R.
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, (2011), 17(4):195-197.
DOI: 10.1097/SPV.0b013e3182282c4e

Expectant management of pre-eclampsia remote from term: A structured review of maternal and perinatal outcomes.
Magee LA, Yong PJ, Espinosa V, Cote AM, Chen I, von Dadelszen P.
Hypertension in Pregnancy, (2009), 25:1-36.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10641950802601252

Monochorionic diamniotic triplet pregnancy with prenatal diagnosis of cord entanglement.
Yong PJ, Farquharson D, Ubhi J.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada, (2009), 32(3):274-277.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(16)34455-3

Placental weight in pregnancies with trisomy confined to the placenta.
Yong PJ, von Dadelszen P, McFadden DE, Barrett IJ, Kalousek DK, Robinson WP.
Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Canada, (2009), 31(7):605-610.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(16)34239-6

Decidual NK cells alter in vitro first trimester extravillous cytotrophoblast migration: a role for IFN-gamma.
Hu Y, Dutz JP, MacCalman CD, Yong P, Tan R, von Dadelszen P.
Journal of Immunology, (2006), 177(12):8522-30.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.4049/jimmunol.177.12.8522

Postnatal follow-up of prenatally diagnosed trisomy 16 mosaicism.
Langlois S, Yong PJ, Yong SL, Barrett I, Kalousek DK, Miny P, Exeler R, Morris K, Robinson WP.
Prenatal Diagnosis, (2006), 26(6):548-58
DOI: 10.1002/pd.1457

The association between preeclampsia and placental trisomy 16 mosaicism.
Yong PJ, Langlois S, von Dadelszen P, Robinson W.
Prenatal Diagnosis, (2006), 26(10):956-61.
DOI: 10.1002/pd.1534

Clinical aspects, prenatal diagnosis, and pathogenesis of trisomy 16 mosaicism.
Yong PJ, Barrett IJ, Kalousek DK, Robinson WP.
Journal of Medical Genetics, (2003), 40(3):175-82.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jmg.40.3.175

Evidence for imprinting on chromosome 16: the effect of uniparental disomy on the outcome of mosaic trisomy 16 pregnancies.
Yong PJ, Marion SA, Barrett IJ, Kalousek DK, Robinson WP.
American Journal of Medical Genetics, (2002), 112:123-32
DOI: 10.1002/ajmg.10702

The evolution of gene duplicates.
Otto SP, Yong P.
Advances in Genetics, (2002), 46:451-83.

*Data from the Endometriosis Pelvic Pain Interdisciplinary Cohort Data Registry
+Data from the Endometriosis and Oncogenesis Study