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How Can A Doctor Tell If The Endometriosis Is Gone
Had lap surgery last for ectopic pregnancy would my doc have able to tell then if I had endometriosis? Or would just be focus on tr pregnancy?
How many eggs can be retrieved (average) on 150ml gonal f per day for mid ovarian reserve woman age 32 with endometriosis?
Very difficult to : Say exactly. Not knowing anything about your history makes this difficult but in general we start with 225 total units of gonadotropins and in a 32 year old with endometriosis the range is wide: 0-15. I am not a fan of giving a precise number becuase there are so many variables involved... ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with endometriosis I have had two laproscopy and also been treated with 2 six month doses of lupron depot to help control the pain i also have mirena my doctor tells me there is nothing else he can do for the pain i constantly have p
Endometriosis: First, has your doctor treated all visible disease at each laparoscopy - or used it mainly for diagnosis? If the latter, you might benefit from seeing a specialist surgeon. If 'yes, ' has your doctor helped you rule out other possible causes of pain (besides endometriosis?) bladder or intestinal disease? A pain management specialist may also be able to help. Best wishes! ...Read more
How would I know for sure if I have endometriosis without a doctors help? And do all cases of endometriosis end with the woman unable to bear children
Laparoscopy only: The diagnosis of endometriosis is only able to be confirmed by direct visualization (and ideally excisional biopsy) using a minimally invasive outpatient surgical technique known as laparoscopy. This can be done with minimal recovery and downtime. Endometriosis is not detectable by pelvic exam, pap smear, cat scan, mri, or ultrasound. Most women with endometriosis, properly treated, can have kids. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What is endometriosis? What are the symptoms, how do you know you have it and can it be detected without a doctors visit?
Variable: Endometriosis is when uterine lining tissue grows outside the uterus. Typical symptoms are infertility, pelvic pain, abnormal bleeding and cramping during menses. The history alone is accurate 89% of the time in one report. Definitive diagnosis usually requires a laparoscopic surgery. ...Read more
How can I get checked for endometriosis, i was told by my doctor that is what is thought for me to have it. What do I need to do?
Clinical diagnosis: Most patients DX with endometriosis are diagnosed based on their symptoms. There is no blood test or lab result. For a definitive diagnosis, a laparoscopy is needed, preferably with a tissue biopsy to confirm endometriosis. Most docs will treat based on symptoms though and reserve laparoscopy for those patients trying to conceive, who have cysts, or for whom destruction of endometriosis is goal. ...Read more
I think I have endometriosis but I cant exactly prove it. im in pain all the time. how do fix it or convince my doctor its real and im not too young?
Schedule another app: You need to schedule a consultation to speak to your doctor about your constat(if it's there all the time)Emphasize the severity,I.e.out of a possible 10.convey the message of how it affects yor daily activities and the time of methods you are using to control the pain .Please bear in mind that pelvic pain could be from the urinary tract or intestinal tract. ...Read more
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