Endometriosis

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.
What is Endometriosis?

Endometriosis describes a condition where deposits of womb lining or endometrium are found lying in areas of the body outside of the womb.

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Protein biomarkers in urine could be used to diagnose concussion and monitor recovery

Protein biomarkers in urine could be used to diagnose concussion and monitor recovery

NCCN publishes new guidelines to help cervical cancer patients become more informed about care

NCCN publishes new guidelines to help cervical cancer patients become more informed about care

Prevalence of menstrual changes following vaccination against COVID-19

Prevalence of menstrual changes following vaccination against COVID-19

Study finds no strong evidence that COVID-19 vaccination is linked to menstrual changes

Study finds no strong evidence that COVID-19 vaccination is linked to menstrual changes

Study finds menstrual bleeding changes after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

Study finds menstrual bleeding changes after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

New trial shows vaginal laser therapy treatments may not work at all

New trial shows vaginal laser therapy treatments may not work at all

Fertility treatment compromised in women with undiagnosed endometriosis

Fertility treatment compromised in women with undiagnosed endometriosis

The solution to au pairs’ health coverage gaps may be simple: ACA plans

The solution to au pairs’ health coverage gaps may be simple: ACA plans

Scientists develop a new way to grow tiny replicas of the pancreas

Scientists develop a new way to grow tiny replicas of the pancreas

Hysterectomy may be preventable for some women with common uterine condition, review finds

Hysterectomy may be preventable for some women with common uterine condition, review finds

Research offers new insight into how to treat endometriosis

Research offers new insight into how to treat endometriosis

New insights on how endometriosis can impact women's professional lives

New insights on how endometriosis can impact women's professional lives

Long-term exposure to air pollutants increases the risk of dysmenorrhea in women

Long-term exposure to air pollutants increases the risk of dysmenorrhea in women

World-first study uses artificial intelligence to map the risks of ovarian cancer in women

World-first study uses artificial intelligence to map the risks of ovarian cancer in women

Study finds higher risk of pre-eclampsia, hypertension in pregnancies derived from frozen embryos

Study finds higher risk of pre-eclampsia, hypertension in pregnancies derived from frozen embryos

Study elucidates the benefits of Mg supplementation during pregnancy and in hormone-related conditions

Study elucidates the benefits of Mg supplementation during pregnancy and in hormone-related conditions

Trying to avoid racist health care, Black women seek out Black obstetricians

Trying to avoid racist health care, Black women seek out Black obstetricians

Previously overlooked hormone plays critical role in the development of endometriosis

Previously overlooked hormone plays critical role in the development of endometriosis

Chemical substances in some cosmetic and beauty products could increase risk of endometriosis

Chemical substances in some cosmetic and beauty products could increase risk of endometriosis

Robotic endometriosis surgery leads to better fertility preservation outcomes

Robotic endometriosis surgery leads to better fertility preservation outcomes