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A 25-year-old female asked:

If my gyn suspects endometriosis should i be persistent in getting the laprascopic surgery for a definitive diagnosis?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
A lot depends: on severity of your symptoms. response to empiric treatment, and your general medical condition. And sometimes diagnosis cannot be confirmed even at laparoscopy. Follow your gyn's advice.

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Last updated May 1, 2015

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