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Endometriosis is a problem affecting a woman's uterus - the place where a baby grows when she's pregnant. Endometriosis is when the kind of tissue that normally lines the uterus grows somewhere else. It can grow on the ovaries, behind the uterus or on the bowels or bladder. Rarely, it grows in other parts of the body.
Stress worsens symptoms of endometriosis

Stress worsens symptoms of endometriosis

Continuous oral contraceptives better at easing pain, bleeding

Continuous oral contraceptives better at easing pain, bleeding

Immune cells found to promote formation of new blood vessels - potential for endometriosis treatments

Immune cells found to promote formation of new blood vessels - potential for endometriosis treatments

Scientists isolate stem cells in womb tissue

Scientists isolate stem cells in womb tissue

Early surgical removal of the ovaries increases a woman's risk of neurological disorders

Early surgical removal of the ovaries increases a woman's risk of neurological disorders

Ovary removal before menopause leads to memory and movement problems

Ovary removal before menopause leads to memory and movement problems

Pycnogenol reduces perimenopausal symptoms

Pycnogenol reduces perimenopausal symptoms

Is it safe to use Lybrel to eliminate periods?

Is it safe to use Lybrel to eliminate periods?

Treatment options for endometriosis

Treatment options for endometriosis

Steroid use fails to boost pregnancy rates in infertility treatments

Steroid use fails to boost pregnancy rates in infertility treatments

Combination of anastrozole and a synthetic hormone called goserelin may slow male breast cancer growth

Combination of anastrozole and a synthetic hormone called goserelin may slow male breast cancer growth

Interstitial cystitis average cost in first year after diagnosis $3000 or more

Interstitial cystitis average cost in first year after diagnosis $3000 or more

Combining old with new could resolve fertility problems

Combining old with new could resolve fertility problems

Women with endometriosis undergoing IVF benefit from treatment with GnRH agonists

Women with endometriosis undergoing IVF benefit from treatment with GnRH agonists

Study of the molecular mechanism involved in the human implantation process

Study of the molecular mechanism involved in the human implantation process

Researchers call for better recognition and pain management of endometriosis

Researchers call for better recognition and pain management of endometriosis

Study sheds light on endometriosis pain

Study sheds light on endometriosis pain

New drug approved for treating endometriosis

New drug approved for treating endometriosis

Cetrorelix progresses to full development for the treatment of Endometriosis in women

Cetrorelix progresses to full development for the treatment of Endometriosis in women

Vaginal hysterectomies better than abdominal hysterectomies

Vaginal hysterectomies better than abdominal hysterectomies