Endometriosis surgery

Specialty of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Endometriosis is the presence and self-functional growth of the endometrium (the mucous membrane that lines the uterus) in an abnormal location; usually in the ovaries, behind the uterus, bowel or bladder. Although many women have no symptoms, this displaced tissue can cause pain, very heavy periods and pain during intercourse. The first sign may be the difficulty in achieving a pregnancy. Regarding the treatment of endometriosis or surgery will depend on the patient, in cases where it is not widespread, the doctor may prescribe pain medication to relieve pain, or drugs regulating hormones and birth control pills; in cases that present more complications, endometriosis operation, which aims to remove the endometrial tissue is practiced by places has spread

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