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Does endometriosis always affect your fertility? I'm only 20 and would like to have children at some point, am i better doing this soon

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Dr. Anthony Brignoni
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

Approximately 40-45% of women with infertility problems have endometriosis.
However many woman conceive with endometriosis, and after surgical or medical treatment. The goal of tx is to preserve your reproductive organs w/out damage to increase success of conceiving, also helping with the pain. Don't jump into trying to conceive until your emotionally , financially prepared to have children.

In brief: No

Approximately 40-45% of women with infertility problems have endometriosis.
However many woman conceive with endometriosis, and after surgical or medical treatment. The goal of tx is to preserve your reproductive organs w/out damage to increase success of conceiving, also helping with the pain. Don't jump into trying to conceive until your emotionally , financially prepared to have children.
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