I Was Diagnosed With Endometriosis

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    In 2013 I was diagnosed with endometriosis.

    I was only 28 years old at the time. I was feeling tired, moody and experiencing two menstrual cycles per month, each lasting for seven days at a time, with heavy bleeding. After seeing a gynecologist, he suggested I have an operation to fix the problem. I was not keen to have...
    sunnygogo sunnygogo
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2015

    Has anyone ever had their endometriosis made

    worse by birth control or because they changed their birth control???
    Unknown012 Unknown012
    22-25, F
    Mar 8

    My Journey

    I was diagnosed 4 days ago. I feel like my world has changed and no one understands what I going through. 3 months ago, I had emergency surgery where my left ovary was removed along with a cyst the size of a baby's head. Now that I've healed and returned to work, I've began to...
    Ebone1010 Ebone1010
    26-30
    3 Responses Jan 22, 2011

    I am 16 and was diagnosed with cronic Endo

    and have few treatment options due to Vonwillabrand blood condition. I feel like I'm trapped and I feel like my life's in a downward spiral I can't go to school or do anything an average 16 year old can do cause of this disease. I'm looking for coping advise and how other people...
    MeaB98 MeaB98
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2014

    Endometriosis

    Hey my name is Patricia and i´m soon 18 My story goes like this For over 6months my old grandmother died suddenly and she was like my best friend and she wasent sick a day so when she die just like that, it was a big thing to deal with so i moved away from our farm moved to...
    Pa3ica Pa3ica
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 26, 2012

    I'm 28 years old and was diagnosed with Hep C

    in July of 2013, I have been having as well ever since i was diagnosed with Hep C. I finally had a laparoscopy done last January with my Gynecologist to confirm if i had endometriosis as well. The results were that that was the case, he only discovered a tiny bit on the back of...
    sunnygogo sunnygogo
    31-35, F
    Dec 28, 2015

    Hello ladies, I am hoping to find some help

    here. Last month I had an extremely painful menstrual cycle. I've never had them that bad. Ive been experiencing lower back pain and burning by my left buttock that radiates down my leg. Flank pain, abdominal pain,bloating and frequent urination. I visited my gyno and she...
    Cherrios87 Cherrios87
    26-30, F
    Mar 7

    I am now 26 years old.

    I was diagnosed with endometriosis at the age of 24, right after the birth of my last child. I started to notice spotting when ovulating and menstruating. It worsened with aching radiating from inside out on my right side and out my lower back on the right side. I sometimes...
    sunnygogo sunnygogo
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 7, 2015
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