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I am having intense rectal pain during my periods. Please help me. What are the causes?

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Dr. Hugo Ribot
Obstetrics & Gynecology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Endometriosis!

The classic "triad" of symptoms that can be associated with endometriosis include: - dysmenorrhea (painful uterine cramping) - dyspareunia (painful intercourse) - menstrual dyschezia (painful bowel movements worse during the period) i would strongly suggest you see a gynecologist with special expertise in laparoscopic excision of endometriosis.
This is the removal - not cauterization - of it.

In brief: Endometriosis!

The classic "triad" of symptoms that can be associated with endometriosis include: - dysmenorrhea (painful uterine cramping) - dyspareunia (painful intercourse) - menstrual dyschezia (painful bowel movements worse during the period) i would strongly suggest you see a gynecologist with special expertise in laparoscopic excision of endometriosis.
This is the removal - not cauterization - of it.
Dr. Hugo Ribot
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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Endometriosis

Endometriosis may be the cause, but there are other possible reasons for rectal pain as well.
The fact that you say pain is worse during menses makes endometriosis more likely as a cause. Surgery is the only way to make this diagnosis for sure.

In brief: Endometriosis

Endometriosis may be the cause, but there are other possible reasons for rectal pain as well.
The fact that you say pain is worse during menses makes endometriosis more likely as a cause. Surgery is the only way to make this diagnosis for sure.
Dr. Gerard Honore
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