Endometriosis Condition

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Endometriosis is a gynecological medical condition in which cells from the lining of the uterus (endometrium) appear and flourish outside the uterine cavity, most commonly on the membrane which lines the abdominal cavity. The uterine cavity is lined with endometrial cells, which are under the influence of female hormones.

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http://sri.sagepub.com/cont... - All I've read about deep pelvic endometriosis suggests that the disease's involvement in vital organs discourages unexperienced doctors to perform ... more
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov... - Exciting new research from Brazil demonstrated that 10mg of melatonin daily significantly reduced dysmenorrhoea in women with endometriosis-associa... more
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http://ecerm.org/Synapse/Da... - Hope for endo sisters struggling with infertility: An April 2013 study demonstrates that 41.9% of women with endometriosis conceived naturally with... more
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http://onlinelibrary.wiley.... - A recent (April 2013) study at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden suggests that surgical removal of an ovary and/or visible endometriosis can reduc... more
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http://www.amazon.com/Endom... - I recommend this book as a starting point for those diagnosed or wondering about endometriosis. It helped me understand what was going on with my b... more
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http://www.clinicaltrials.g... - I've read a couple of blog posts here and there about this treatment. Does anyone have any experience or knowledge about using botox to ease pain c... more
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Post written by fiftyfour
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.... - A review of randomized control trials demonstrates that oral and enema administratied Chinese herbal medicine (CHM) post-surgery shows better resul... more
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Does anyone have a recommendation? Or more general advice on how to pick a qualified and trustworthy endometriosis physician?
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http://clinicaltrials.gov/c... - At the Boston Center for Endometriosis- a great clinical center, open to women with endometriosis and healthy women.
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