A member asked:

If i stop hormone therapy, will the endometriosis go away?

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Dr. Kenan Omurtag answered

Specializes in Obstetrics & 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 (leuprolide) for example, the endometriosis will slowly become responsive to estrogen and Progesterone that your body will re-start making. I would speak to your doctor about your homrone therapy as it relates to endometriosis before making decisions to stop.

Answered 6/30/2014



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