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I need help urgently. My friend is stuck in medical limbo and we have no idea what to do. We are both close to breaking down completely and I just have no idea what to do next. Here is the situation: • Age: 33 • Sex: Female • Height: 5’...
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Hello Everyone! I am writing on this forum because I honestly don't know where to turn for help at this point, and I'm fearing the worst. This past July I woke up one night with an incredibly sharp pain in my lower right pelvic area....
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Hi everyone, So glade I found a forum with people suffering like me. I'm 21 and have had endo for about 9 years now, from my first period i knew it wasn't normal. After about 2 years I went to the doctor and they put me on pills etc ...
Ecapp | Last answer
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So I have struggling with Endometriosis for a few years now. And in 2014 was put on Visanne for 6 months, then in 2015 I was put on Lupron injections for 6 months...My pain came back, so I finally had a laparoscopic surgery last week We...
AudiGrl | Last answer
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I had an ectopic pregnancy in May last year. After surgery I kept on getting vaginal pain deep inside. A couple months later my doctor said I had a complex ovarian cyst on the opposite ovary which she removed surgically. It was not ve...
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Hey, I've been reading everyone's questions and answers on here and I'm also looking for an answer/advise! I'm 21 years old, and as long as I can remember I've had really heavy, really painful periods. My cramps have been so bad that...
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I was diagnosed with endometriosis in Dec 2014 had removal surgery in Dec2014 as well. I started Lupron each month for 6 months and finally got my first period on Dec 24th 2015, which lasted for 21 days. Now I'm back on my cycle started ...
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First off, i am only 22 years old. When i first went to the Doctor i hadn't had my period since Feb of 2015 and i was going to the Doctor in July while also dealing with severe chronic pelvic pain. I finally went to another Doctor after ...
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Got my 1st period @ 10. It would start and stop and constipation for about a wk, but no mayor pain that I remember. Went on bc pills @ 17 until 2013 (14 yrs) minus pregnancies. Since I went off them, debilitating pain during period (won'...
michvald1981 | Last answer
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Has anyone with endometriosis had issues with severe, drenching night sweats and cold day sweats/clamminess? I have these symptoms daily. I've been dealing with it for almost 2 years now....I've been to a lot of doctors but they never fo...
Wnk516 | Last answer
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hi All, I am diagnosed for grade 4 endometriosis in 2014 during my laproscopy and dye test, after that I was on ivf and all 3 times it failed, since then I was not having any medication. Yesterday I had appointment with my gynec and s...
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Hi - I'm 40 and have one child. I got my period very young - always had longer than normal, painful periods. As I got older - I developed IBS and later graduated to a very bad gallbladder situation which of course eventually needed to be...
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Had first doctor's appt today where endo was discussed as an explanation of my pain. She did a vaginal ultrasound and everything was normal, although I'm still hurting from it. The possible options she suggested were: 1) progestin-only...
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Hi, I have had a laparoscopy to diagnose endo in 2011. Back then, i didn't really know what kind of questions to ask, having finally had it removed. Unfortunately, i am due to have the surgery again as it's suspected the disease has ret...
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Hi guys! I'm scheduled to get a Depo Lupron shot at the end of January 2016. I wanted to hear about your experience with side effects, I was told that the hot flashes would be the worst, my doctor has already told me he's going to a...
CaseyAlena | Last answer
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Concern and scared!! I had my ViraCept IUD place inside of me about 2 weeks ago. I had a normal period and everything was fine, but I decided to have sex for the first time after the insertion and it was burning. With every stroke he did...
ZariaZi | Last answer
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So I started having pain about 6 months ago now. It's in the same area you would have period pain but it is completely different to that kind of pain (and I also get it when I'm not on my period) it is like a burning pain and when I have...
candymp92 | Last answer
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I was diagnosed with endometriosis in 2010 after a lap. They found it pretty much all over my uterus and bladder in which they had attached to each other. They fixed it and had a Mirena inserted which helped dramatically. Had the Mirena ...
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I'm fifteen and no one seems to believe that I have something wrong with me and won't let me see a doctor. I was researching and came across endometriosis and I'd appreciate it if someone could tell me what they think. Anyway, about t...
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I am currently waiting on my second lap surgery for my Endo and my doctor has decided to start me on Lupron. I have a lot of worries about this medication but he assures me it will help with the pain. Can anyone that's been on Lupron let...
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