A member asked:

Does irregular menstrual periods have anything to do with endometriosis size?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Usha Mukhytar answered

Specializes in Gynecology

YES: Endometriosis causes painful irregular bleeding multiple sites , i e in the wall of uterus specially causes more painful bleeding more areas of endometriosis more is pain and more bleeding from more congestion.

Answered 7/5/2014


Dr. Gerard Honore answered

Specializes in Fertility Medicine

No: Good news: irregular menstrual cycles/periods are not related to endometriosis at all, although endometriosis sometimes causes painful periods.

Answered 9/28/2016



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Can you have endometriosis with just irregular periods but no painful cramps?

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