Tag: endometriosis

Preparing for Endometriosis Surgery

Endometriosis is a Multi-System Disease It can affect your bladder, bowels, pelvic floor as well as the uterus, ovaries and fallopian tubes. Endometriosis can have impacts beyond the pelvis, affecting mood, energy levels and concentration. Sometimes, people feel overwhelmed by their symptoms and so it is important to build a team of experienced clinicians around… Read more »

Blood test for endometriosis

A new blood test that can detect up to 90% of cases of endometriosis has been developed by scientists at the University of Oxford. At present, the most reliable way to diagnose endometriosis is with key hole surgery and then biopsy of suspicious lesions. Many women suffer for years with symptoms suggestive of endometriosis: bad… Read more »