Can endometriosis cause a miscarriage?

Unlikely. Endometriosis can interfere with ovulation and therefore make getting pregnant more difficult but is unlikely to interfere with preganancy once established. HOWEVER the hormonal increases with pregnancy can make endometriosis symptoms worse. Suggest you consult your OB-GYN physician.

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I was diagnosed with a slight form of endometriosis, I had a miscarriage is endometriosis a result of that and will it probably happen again?

No. Endometriosis doesn't come from having a miscarriage. The two are largely unrelated. In fact, endometriosis is most associated with difficulty getting pregnant. Recurrent miscarriages do occur but the odds are in your favor against this. Read more...

My wife is disgnosed with pcod and endometriosis. She miscarriage this month i.e 6/2014. Is it likely that she can conceive again in the next cycle.

Very difficult. Honestly,it is very difficult to conceive when you have PCOS and endometriosis alone, and when you have them together it makes it even harder.So,I would not put a lot of hope in getting pregnant again right away next cycle at all.But,that being said,as long as you are ovulating at all there's always the chance to get pregnant in any cycle.The question is just is she ovulating?May need u/s guidance. Read more...
Give it time. You need to giver her body time to heal after a miscarriage. It may be a while before she has her first period. I usually recommend waiting until there has been two normal periods before you start trying again. Read more...

I have had two spontaneous miscarriages and later on, when I was diagnosed as having endometriosis, I was told that these events could be related. Is this true?

Not likely. Endometriosis is a condition in which the lining of the uterus is found on other internal organs like the ovaries, bladder and bowel. It can cause an problem with infertility by causing scar tissue which may block the fallopian tubes. During pregnancy endometriosis may resolve partially or completely . Talk to your md about causes, testing and treatment of recurrent miscarriage. Read more...
Absolutely not. There is no link between having endometriosis and risk of pregnancy loss. This has been shown convincingly in studies since the late 1980s. As for the converse, ("can you get endometriosis following miscarriage?") I am also unaware that any plausible or convincing association has ever been suggested. Read more...