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What is Endometriosis

Endometriosis is characterized by the presence of tissue similar to the lining of the uterus (endometrial-like) located outside the uterus.  These fragments are different structurally,...

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Symptoms

What are the symptoms of endometriosis? Symptoms vary and some individuals have only infertility Severe pain during menstruation (see “Pain“) Pelvic or abdominal pain...

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Diagnosis

How is endometriosis diagnosed? Although your provider may suspect endometriosis, surgery is required to confirm diagnosis. The gold standard for diagnosis is a biopsy...

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Treatment

One size does not fit all Excision is step one, and not all pain is resolved in one step. By Nancy Petersen One size...

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Related Conditions

Chronic Pelvic Pain May Be More Than Endometriosis Alone If you have chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis is likely- endometriosis is diagnosed in up to...

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Resources

In this section you will find several resources to help you on your endometriosis journey. It includes a variety of topics including: links to...

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Frequently Asked Questions

There are questions about endometriosis that appear frequently in Nancy’s Nook Facebook page. Here are some of the topics that have come up frequently...

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Patient Stories

As much as we love facts and studies, it is the patient experience that drives us to advocate for those with endometriosis. Endometriosis can...

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