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Can endometriosis be cured?

Can endometriosis be cured?

Managed: Cured might be a stretch. It can be surgicaly treated and removed, and medically managed. With treatment, the symptoms can be minimized or eliminated. ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Traub
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Endometriosis (Definition)

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


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Can regular exercise cure endometriosis? If yes then how

Can regular exercise cure endometriosis? If yes then how

Not cure but: It may help reduce the prominence of your symptoms due to alterations in estrogen levels, natural endorphins, improved pain tolerance, and other factors too. ...Read more

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Does pregnancy cure endometriosis? I've heard that some women don't have endometriosis symptoms while they are pregnant. Is this true? .

Pregnancy and endo: Pregnancy stops the monthly cycle of hormonal fluctuations that stimulate endometriosis growth. Temporarily, this will set back endometriosis but not cure it. Breast feeding, hormone contraceptives, and menopause all have a reversal effect on endometriosis. ...Read more

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So does taking out my uterus and cervix cure endometriosis?

Possible: Definitive surgical treatment of endometriosis includes removing the ovaries and tubes in addition to the uterus. The cure rate is about 95% with that surgery. If you keep your ovaries, the cure rate is about 40% with the other 60% requiring additional surgery to remove the ovaries later. ...Read more

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Period has been on for 15 days an range in color (dark brown to bright red) take lo loestrin fe prescribed to cure endometriosis symptoms?

Period has been on for 15 days an range in color (dark brown to bright red) take lo loestrin fe prescribed to cure endometriosis symptoms?

Endometriosis: It sounds like your menstrual bleeding is way beyond normal and you need to continue working with your obgyn on this. You do need the iron replacement also -- make sure you take with meals to avoid nausea. Please tell your doctor about the continued bleeding. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for endometriosis?

No: There is no definitive cure but many treatments available to control symptoms. Need management by Gynecologist and maybe Endocrinologist. ...Read more

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Could there be a cure for endometriosis?

No: There are many treatment options but no known cure for endometriosis. ...Read more

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Is there any cure for endometriosis without getting an operation?

No: There is no cure for endometriosis. And even surgery, even a hysterectomy, cannot cure endometriosis. Sometimes it is not even visible but is still present. The most powerful medicine to suppress endometriosis is lupron (leuprolide). ...Read more

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