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Dxed today by fam dr w/ endinetriosis based of us report of a unknown solid septated mass on r ovary, and told second opinion would leave me with same options of lupron injections or surgery. No prior indicstions of endometriosis prior to this us only hx

Dxed today by fam dr w/ endinetriosis based of us report of a unknown solid septated mass on r ovary, and told second opinion would leave me with same options of lupron injections or surgery. No prior indicstions of endometriosis prior to this us only hx

See gynecologist: Endometriosis usually presets with a cystic lesion on ultrasound not solid. If you have a solid or complex( cystic and solid components) then you should see a gynecologist and consider surgical removal. Particularly if you have not had a history of endometriosis before. ...Read more

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Hello, I have a question so I've been on the Lupron injection and haven't had my period in six months. My last injection was in December. I also have the mirena which I found out that is now in my cervix. Anyways I had sex on March 20th and April 8th with

Hello, I have a question so I've been on the Lupron injection and haven't had my period in six months. My last injection was in December. I also have the mirena which I found out that is now in my cervix. Anyways I had sex on March 20th and April 8th with

Your question?: I know it's hard to provide all the relevant information within the limits of this service, but there's no point to trying to guess your question. I suggest you start with your question, then provide relevant information such as your diagnosis, medication(s) and sexual history. Healthtap doesn't link one question to another. If your situation is too complex, better to ask your gyno. Thanks! ...Read more

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What is the risks for lupron (leuprolide) injections to induce menopause at 30 years old?

What is the risks for lupron (leuprolide) injections to induce menopause at 30 years old?

Minimal, if: Minimal risks if used appropriately for the right reasons, and for a limited period of time. A few symptoms, but no significant risks. It is not appropriate to treat a solid/septate ovarian mass with Lupron (leuprolide) without a firm diagnosis though. ...Read more

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How long should you wait after the 3 month Lupron (leuprolide) injection to try to conceive?

How long should you wait after the 3 month Lupron (leuprolide) injection to try to conceive?

Depends: Why are you taking the Lupron (leuprolide)? is the underlying condition such that it is safe to proceed? You need to discuss this with your doctor who I suppose operated on you to diagnose the condition. In general, yes ,after 3 months passes you might start ovulating and it will be a chance to get pregnant ...Read more

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How long do lupron (leuprolide) injections work to increase chances of getting pregnant?

How long do lupron (leuprolide) injections work to increase chances of getting pregnant?

It depends: Lupron (leuprolide) does not directly improve pregnancy rates. It actually works to suppress ovulation and prevent pregnancy. There is a misperception that it can be used to improve pregnancy rates in people with endometriosis. Lupron (leuprolide) can be used as an adjunct in fertility treatments. If you have a fertility problem, it is best to see a specialist - a reproductive endocrinologist. ...Read more

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After having a 3 months dose of lupron (leuprolide) injection, after how long till my menstrual cycle be back to normal?

After having a 3 months dose of lupron (leuprolide) injection, after how long till my menstrual cycle be back to normal?

Variable: Lupron (leuprolide) suppresses estrogen production from the ovary. Ovulation usually does not occur but Lupron (leuprolide) is not considered a contraceptive hormone. Menstrual bleeding does not normally occur with Lupron (leuprolide) administration but periods should resume within six months of stopping this medication. ...Read more

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