endometriosis endometriosis  /ˌɛn doʊ ˌmɛ tri ˈoʊ sɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the presence of endometrium elsewhere than in the lining of the uterus; causes premenstrual pain and dysmenorrhea

Usage(s):

  1. And for most cases of endometriosis, Parker says, women can be treated with medication or laparoscopic procedures.
  2. But risk factors, like menstrual cycles or endometriosis, occur when women are younger.
  3. Besides preventing pregnancy, it may be useful in treating fibroid tumors, endometriosis and even cancer.

News

  1. Endometriosis Treatment | “Endometriosis Bible and Violet Protocol” Teaches People How to Cure Their Endometriosis ...

    Endometriosis Bible And Violet Protocol created by Zoe Brown is the latest endometriosis treatment book that covers safe methods, natural remedies, and step-by-step techniques that help people follow with ease. A full Endometriosis Bible And Violet Protocol overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Research and Markets: Global Endometriosis Market 2012-2016: Poor Safety and Efficacy of Existing Drugs Could Pose a ...

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Endometriosis Market 2012-2016" report to their offering.
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Non-prescription help for endometriosis pain relief

    Padma Lakshmi ("Top Chef"), Susan Sarandon ("The Big Wedding"), Whoopi Goldberg ("The View") and another 100 million women worldwide contend with endometriosis, a condition in which endometrial cells (that line the uterus) grow outside the uterus, causing adhesions, scarring, severe pain and a 30 percent to 40 percent risk of infertility.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The Huntington Herald-Dispatch

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Quotes

  1. "Actually what happened is last week was more than just a tummy ache. Obviously. It turned out I ruptured a cyst that was on my ovary," wrote Hough. "I didn't know but I have endometriosis. I've apparently had it for a long time because I've...
    on Oct 28, 2008 By: Julianne Hough Source: Reality TV World

  2. "Not only can minimally invasive surgical treatment relieve the pain that patients with endometriosis experience, but in a majority of cases pregnancy can be achieved once the condition is brought under control," said Dr. Nezhat.
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Camran Nezhat Source: Benzinga

  3. "Endometriosis is one of the leading causes of infertility in women and a disease that is far too often undiagnosed or misdiagnosed," comments Lakshmi. "Once detected, it is a disease which is fully treatable and manageable. Because of the...
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Padma Lakshmi Source: PR Newswire (press release)

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