The Connection Between Vulvar Pain and Endometriosis
Did You Know? Endometriosis appears in a huge 10% of females aged 19 - 45 years-old. In rare cases, spontaneous vulvar endometriosis can present. - It is a potentially a subset of cutaneous endometriosis. Generally…Read more
Complications of Endometriosis
“Endometriosis is defined as the presence of normal endometrial mucosa (glands & stroma) abnormally implanted in areas outside the uterine cavity. Approximately 30-40% of women with endometriosis will be subfertile. About one third of women…Read more
What to Do if You Suspect You Have Endometriosis?
"Many women feel at least some pelvic pain during their period. For some, it’s especially rough. In certain cases, it’s due to a condition called endometriosis" . If you think you may have this condition,…Read more
Getting Diagnosed with Endometriosis
According to an Endometriosis Association survey: "Endometriosis can take a while to properly diagnose-averaging anywhere from up to 6 to 10 years, in fact. This happens for a few reasons, including:•Symptoms being dismissed as “just…Read more
Smear Tests & Endometriosis
"Endometriosis is an often painful disorder in which tissue similar to the tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus (the endometrium), grows outside your uterus. Endometriosis most commonly involves your ovaries, fallopian tubes…Read more
Signs of Endometriosis a Woman Must Never Ignore
“Countless women brush aside endometriosis symptoms for years - but this is because they don't have any idea of the damage they are doing to their bodies, & the fact that they could be reducing…Read more
What is Endometriosis & What Treatment is Available?
Because Endometriosis symptoms vary, getting an expert diagnosis from a Pain Specialist is absolutely essential. “Some women experience mild symptoms, but others can have moderate to severe symptoms. The severity of your pain doesn’t indicate…Read more