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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Absolutely: The very fact that the "stone" scraping along on the inner aspect of the ureter (the tube from the kidney to the bladder) causes pain also means that ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
1-2 weeks: When the estrogen is given directly into the vagina (as a cream, tablet or ring) then it is quite rapid the turnaround in symptoms. The actual vagina... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Surgery perhaps: It is likely if you have endometriosis that you have deep infiltrating endometriosis just behind the the uterus. This is possibly causing the pain wi... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Surgery perhaps: It is likely if you have endometriosis that you have deep infiltrating endometriosis just behind the the uterus. This is possibly causing the pain wi... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
The estrogen level: In the '60s when birth control pills first came out the estrogen level was 80 micrograms of estrogen - they made women nauseated and throw up. Then c... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Possibly if on BCP's: Taking antibiotics alters the absorption of birth control pills (the estrogen and progesterone) through your intestine and consequently if you are on... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Many reasons!: Besides pregnancy, common causes for isolated missed periods in women with previously normal periods include: include perimenopause, premature ovarian... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Possibly if on BCP's: Taking antibiotics alters the absorption of birth control pills (the estrogen and progesterone) through your intestine and consequently if you are on... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Birth Control Pills: The best actual "treatment" for endometriosis is laparoscopic excision (cutting out) of all endometriosis - remembering that endometriosis can have ma... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Malcolm Mackenzie
Gynecology 29 years experience
Many reasons!: Besides pregnancy, common causes for isolated missed periods in women with previously normal periods include: include perimenopause, premature ovarian... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
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