Endometriosis Support Group

Endometriosis is a common medical condition where the tissue lining the uterus is found outside of the uterus, typically affecting other organs in the pelvis. The condition can lead to serious health problems, primarily pain and infertility. A major symptom of endometriosis is pain, mostly in the lower abdomen, lower back, and pelvic area.

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  • Sunny3

    Reacuring problem

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    Hi, I am new to this and aren't sure how it fully works but I need some questions answering. I am suffering with severe pain in my lower back and between my pelvic bone for 3 years on and off now. When my problem first occurred a family member mentioned to the doctor that they think I am suffering with endometriosis. But the doctors have put it down to a water infection and have ever since. I...
  • Trina0694

    I'm new to the Support Group

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    Hello Ladies! I guess i should start off by telling you a little about myself. I'm 22 years old I live in Brantford Ontario for school (attending Wilfrid Laurier). I just got diagnosed with Endometriosis on March 22 of this year, and I didnt realize how it would shake my life. Being only 22 I feel like I was robbed of everything I wanted, a typical relationship, children in the future. it is...
  • deleted_user

    Visanne ??

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    Hello i'm on visanne at the moment and im having some side effects and im just wondering if anyone is having the same effects.
  • Missywes

    needing a gyn in Ohio

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    I'm looking for a good gyn in Ohio. Hopefully there is a few of you who has had a doctor here. I'm stage 4 and at the end of my rope with doctors who think they know how I feel without taking the time to listen to me.
  • Cilla81

    Laparoscopy help you get pregnant

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    Hi ladies im new to this type of thing. I was diagnosed with endometriosis 4 years ago after a lap. Ive just had a second operation on tuesday and had endometriosis removed again and tudes checked etc been told left tube is damaged and completely blocked dr has advised me if i want to get pregnant now (after surgery) with ivf would be my best option been ttc for over 13mths im 35 years old. Are...
  • aries6

    "New Condition"

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    I found out last year that I have endometriosis and have had it for years but did not know. How do you deal with the pain, nausea and fatigue?
  • pmasterson1

    Burning and urgency after sex?

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    Hey ladies. So recently I've noticed that anytime I have sex, the next day or two I am miserable and constantly having to pee. I am only able to go a little bit and it does burn. It goes away without medication and I've been tested for a uti soooo does any one else get this and any tips on how to manage it!? Thank you!! Xo
  • Isolated

    Struggling

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    I have had endometriosis for about 6 years now, I have tried everything and am currently waiting to see a pain management clinic which can take up to a year.... the pain is constant it never goes away and causes nauseous and vomiting that can last for up to 10 days during which  I can no longer eat solid food, I spend at least an hour every morning unable to move and in tears while I wait for my...
  • lucillegem

    March is Endometriosis Awareness Month

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    Ive been feeling so awfully sickjust tired and constant cramping, that I cant think or so anything I like... it makes me emotionalAnyways, I was doing research and found that this month, March is Endometriosis Awareness MonthAt times I thought it was all in my head, this pain... the cramps, sore back and tirednessbut after listening to some other peoples stories, I am starting to realize its not...
  • deleted_user

    Please help me describe the pain.

    I have my spouse, family, friends and more that i have to inform about my condition and what it feels like but i especially need to describe my pain to my husband. he worked in the medical field he knows the medical terms and meanings but i need to show him what i feel through the words of others so he can better understand what its like. sometimes its hard for a spouse to understand what the...
  • lucillegem

    Lymph nodes

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    Has anyone here experienced swollen red lumps on their body? due to their endometriosissince monday, i had extreme shocking like pain on my left side.. it slowly started to fade awayThen this morning, I woke up with a sore lump on my left arm...it could be a bug bite or a lymph node? I am just curous if anyone else has experienced something like this?
  • Cizipkey

    Social Security Disability

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    I have fourth stage Endometriosis. It has eaten through my bladder lining, gallbladder and intestines. I also have other health conditions. I have been fighting for my Social Security Disability for 5years with my lawyer. I have my primary Dr. And several specialist that confirm I can not work. I continue to be denied Social Security Disability. It's to the point now that it has been denied by...
  • aggirl

    Pain Management

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    I've been dealing with Endo for several years now.  So far, Camrese or Amethia birth control have been able to help shorten periods to one week rather than two weeks and lessen the painful cramps.  Monday, my cramps were so bad it made me nauseous and shaky, to the point I couldn't move.  I'm on Motrin 800 for pain but it has not helped this cycle.  Any other suggestions of how to manage the...
  • Moerell18

    New my story

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    Hello im new to this but after a year and half of trying to conceive and dealing with infertility. I have a had a ivf cycle last year and got pregnant but miscarried so now im hear trying natural again. Im having a hard time trying for a second child and right now i dont know what else to turn too. Im just looking for support with trying to keep trying. I have a 9 year old son where i didnt have...
  • Jasona

    endometriosis herbal medicine

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    Endometriosis Symptoms 1. Dysmenorrhea. The performance of the cycle of lower abdominal pain, sexual intercourse pain and anal.2. Menstrual disorders in patients with increased menstrual volume, endometriosis in the ovary affects ovarian fucntion, resulting in irregular menstruation.3. Infertility. About 75% of the patients with endometriosis have a history of infertility. Endometriosis is the...