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An abnormal condition where some endometrial tissue, which is lining tissue of the uterus, is located outside the uterus. The displaced tissue, just like the tissue lining the uterus, bleeds during each menstrual cycle. Endometriosis can be very painful, and can result ...Read more
Bleeding after orgasm? Doctor suspected endometriosis and had coil fitted 2 month ago but still having symptoms and bleeding after orgasm
Call the GYN again: Call your gyn md again and explain that the present 'treatment' isn't working. If no response, seek a 2nd opinion. ...Read more
My doctor suspects endometriosis or twisting of my left ovary (ultra sound shows no cysts). What are the distinct differences in those two things?
Difference: Endometriosis is the spread of endometrial tissue from beyond the inside of the uterus into different parts of the abdomen and pelvis. This tissue "menstruates" along with a typical cycle, which can causes enormous pain. Ovarian torsion is the twisting of the ovary (and its vascular supply) along its axis, which can starve the ovary of blood and cause pain. ...Read more
I have very severe pain in my abdominal and doctors have mentioning endometriosis what tests do I need to have done to find out and what exactly is it?
I have a 5 cm cyst on my ovary and my doctor thinks it's endometriosis. Should I just go to the ER to have it checked or wait until my doctor says to?
Emergency Room?: Can't think of anything the Emergency Room could do better than the Ob-Gyn doctor. Best to contact one's Ob-Gyn doctor for advice and treatment. The Emergency Room is for emergencies, such as a heart attack, stroke, appendicitis, or bad abdominal pain from a ruptured ovarian cyst. If there are no abdominal pain symptoms nor other bad symptoms, the Ob-Gyn doctor can offer advice, avoiding the E.R. ...Read more
Skilled gynecologist: A gynecologist experienced in the surgical treatment of endometriosis - which is best performed via laparoscopic excision or "cutting out" using special electrosurgical instruments - should be able to identify and treat endometriosis wherever it may be located. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis. Doctors suggest goin on the pill to avoid it recurring, i feel its unhealthy, what should I do now?
Maybe pain symptoms: Endometriosis is a common issue for many many women and there is a lot of information out there - go to the endometriosis foundation website. Importantly, there are ways in which to treat the pain caused by endometriosis and there are conservative (ie not just taking out the ovaries and uterus) ways of removing the endometriosis and providing relief from the symptoms caused by endoemtriosis. ...Read more
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