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Does pregnancy cure endometriosis?
Doesn't cure endometriosis by any means, but it has been known to lessen many of the symptoms of endometriosis because the pregnancy hormones puts the process of endometriosis on hold temporarily. ...
Does endometriosis smell?
Endometriosis does not necessarily have an odor, or at least not one that you would be able to detect, since endometriosis is inside of you. If you are experiencing vaginal odor, it is most likely not endometriosis, and you should visit your OB GYN with your concerns. ...
Could you have endometriosis if you already have a child?
Yes. Having a child does not protect you from endometriosis. While having endometriosis often makes becoming pregnant difficult for women, becoming pregnant will also reduce the symptoms of endometriosis. So, being diagnosed with endometriosis after having a child makes it rather difficult for your doctor to determine whether you had endometriosis prior to the pregnancy or if it became an issue post-pregnancy - especially if you were positively diagnosed with endometriosis shortly after giving birth. ...
If you have endometriosis can you have still have children?
Yes, endometriosis cause infertility in 33% of patient with the condition. So 66 % of patients with endometriosis have children without assistance. Dr.Salgado ...
Can having a miscarriage cause endometriosis?
Having a miscarriage will not cause endometriosis. However, women diagnosed with endometriosis have been found to have a higher rate of miscarriage than others. Endometriosis is a leading cause of infertility. Please know that many women with endo do have healthy babies. (I am one of them!) Please join the Endometriosis Association at endometriosisassn.org and check out the book, Endometriosis, by Mary Lou Ballweg. Good luck! ...
Do you have periods if you have endometriosis?
All women are different. Some women with endometriosis will not have regular periods. However, there are also women with endometriosis that either have irregular periods, or even those that have very regular periods. If you think you may have endometriosis, see your OB GYN. ...
What is the Gynecologic diagnosis code of pelvic endometriosis?
617.3 is the diagnosis code for pelvic peritonial endometriosis
Asked in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
Is polycystic ovary syndrome related to endometriosis?
You can have PCOS and endometriosis at the same time, but one does not mean you have the other. ...
Is endometriosis hereditary?
There are various proposed theories about the aetiology of endometriosis. Dr Stephen Kennedy of Oxford University has an interest in genetic endometriosis research. There does seem to be evidence that for some families, endometriosis is hereditary for first degree relatives and that it may be more symptomatic in the second family member. ...
Asked in Exercise, Cardio Exercise
What causes vaginal spotting after exercise in a grown young woman?
It might be endometriosis. I have endometriosis and I spot sometimes after exercising. ...
Can endometriosis travel to other parts of the body?
Yes. The most common areas for endometriosis adhesions are in the abdominopelvic cavity, but there have been documented cases of endometriosis appearing on the lungs and even in the mucous membranes of the nose! ...
Can endometriosis come back?
Unfortunately, yes. It can come back after surgery, hysterectomy, pregnancy, or menopause. Please contact the Endometriosis Assocation at endometriosisassn.org and check out the book, Endometriosis, by Mary Lou Ballweg for further information. ...