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What is the role of oral contraceptives in the treatment of endometriosis?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Luis Gonzalez
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Hormonal treatment
Progesterone in the oral contraceptives will antagonize the effects of estrogen and stunt the growth of endometriosis.
Progesterone may modulate the pain response as well.

In brief: Hormonal treatment
Progesterone in the oral contraceptives will antagonize the effects of estrogen and stunt the growth of endometriosis.
Progesterone may modulate the pain response as well.
Dr. Luis Gonzalez
Dr. Luis Gonzalez
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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology
In brief: Endo
Bcp only helps alleviate menstrual pain.
Does not stop or decreases the amount of endometriosis present.

In brief: Endo
Bcp only helps alleviate menstrual pain.
Does not stop or decreases the amount of endometriosis present.
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
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