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is it possible for a 13 year old to already have endometriosis

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience Pediatrics
Possible: Millions of women have endometriosis, many of them teenagers. Sometimes it is hard to diagnose in a young woman, after a girl first gets her period it ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
No: A mass of that nature could be caused by the endometriosis. However, an umbilical hernia could be developing. A mass that is getting bigger and more ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Zisow
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Endometriosis is entirely possible in young women. If the clionical history suggests it and the pt fails to have significant improvement while taking ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Park
Dr. John Park answered
20 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Endometriosis can occur at any age but it is most often found in females after they started having periods.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No...but: The cited population affected by this problem ranges from age 15-55 & is an estrogen driven process. Studies also show delays of 4-10 yrs in makin ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Endometriosis is one of the major causes of infertility, so the answer to your question is "yes".
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometriosis: Endometriosis is a bening disease defined by the presence of endometrial glands ( lining of inside the uterus) outside the uterus and its associated w ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Mccusker
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometriosis: Postmenopausal endometriosis is extremely rare but has been recorded. It is usually seen in patients who had endometriosis before menopause and can be ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Zoladex (goserelin): The drug has many unplesant side effects for a young girl i would not recommend it.
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Hulse
26 years experience Gynecology
Not likely.: Anavar is an anabolic steroid that is used by body builders to build muscle mass. Typically endometriosis is effected by the sex hormones like estrog ... Read More
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