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What does my left ovary hurt so bad when I'm on my period?

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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Get ultrasound

to rule out endometriosis

In brief: Get ultrasound

to rule out endometriosis
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
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Dr. Celia Dominguez
A pelvic Ultrasound is important and can see if an endometrioma (mixed Echo cyst) is present. But also in the pelvis is bowel and bladder and ureters so a urine test might also be warranted and sometimes even a check from the gastroenterologist if there are bowel problems. The definitive diagnosis of endometriosis is made with laparoscopy. A simple fix is birth control pills and see if pain stop
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