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does endometriosis go away on its own

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Endometriosis is terible painful disease , can be diagnosed clincally, to prove it by pathology you need laparocopic biopsy, if you willing to suffer ... Read More
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes and No: The definitive diagnosis of endometriosis does require surgery, but the presumptive diagnosis is accurate over 95% of the time.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
We do not believe: it can or it does. Generally it i progressive, which means it gets worse. It is not possible to prove this absolutely but all evidence points towards ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yonatan Mahller
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not often: Most of the time endometriosis stays or can get worse. It does get better after menopause and during pregnancy.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenan Omurtag
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormone therapy: Usually helps suppress endometriosis but it depends on what exactly you are taking. If you stop the therapy, assuming you are taking Lupron (leuprolid ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If pain is : not better on birth control pills, and also if using ibuprofen as well. Then the next step is a medication that suppresses or blocks gonadotropin re ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Maybe: AS your doctor told you this is very frustrating. You can treat the endometriosis with mediction, but the side effects can be frustrating. Once you ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
PAracetamol: Try a wheetie bag or hot water bottle, paracetamol or napacod. Don't go out right now today. It is way safer RIGHT now to stay home. Google home made/ ... Read More
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A 69-year-old member asked:
Dr. Renee Harris
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: It depends on what kind of cyst it is and how big it is. An endometriotic cyst may shrink with certain medications, but usually requires surgery. Sim ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe: There is a difference between surgical site pain and Endometriosis caused pain. The tincture of time will tell the difference. If the pain is still pr ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
I think the answer: is in your question: you state the side effects are severe. While not common, the side effects you list are, largely, ones reported occasionally with ... Read More
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