Although endometriosis affects more than one in ten women, achieving personalised care is sometimes difficult. Join our community of patients to ask questions, give your opinion and share your advice.
Ongoing discussions - Endometriosis
- Do you feel like people truly understand endometriosis?
I have endometriosis and I feel like: 1: No one understands what this involves. 2: If they do know, they think it is just slightly painful periods. I find it very stressful and upsetting to be so m
- Did your doctor take your endometriosis pain seriously?
Hi, I just joined the site and I'm interesting in hearing about others' experience with their doctors.. I went through several doctors before I finally found a specialist who listened to me and diag
- Endometriosis and Relationships
Hi everyone, Who here has endometriosis and has struggled with finding a partner who understands and also struggled with being comfortable with one's self to disclose the condition and not feel asham
- Endometriosis surgery: Experiences, Advice?
Hello ladies, I've had endometriosis for at least 8 years now and it's just gotten worse and worse each year. Nothing I have tried has worked, so my doctor is encouraging me to have surgery to remove
- Where have your lesions spread?
Looking for general advice and wondering if anyone else has unexplained lesions everywhere including the brain.
- Hysterectomy vs Endometrial Ablation: experience and opinions
Two surgical treatments that may provide significant pain relief and other symptom relief, such as uterine bleeding, are endometrial ablation (excision/removal of the endometrial lining of the uterus)