Should you get IVF or Surgery for Endometriosis?

Embryo implantation in endometriosis

Endometriosis is an inflammatory disease in which the endometrium—the tissue that normally lines the insides of your uterine cavity—starts to grow outside your uterus, causing adhesions and pain in your lower abdominal cavity. In many women it is the cause of infertility, and patients wonder if they should opt for IVF or surgery for endometriosis. There is no straightforward approach or standardized protocol that can be applied in all patients… Read More

Endometriosis—Symptoms, causes and treatment

Endometriosis awareness

Endometriosis is the condition in which the lining of your uterus (called the endometrium) starts to grow outside of the uterine cavity. This endometrial tissue that spreads outside of your uterus is called the endometrial implant. It could be found on: Ovaries and fallopian tubes Outer surface of uterus Outer surface of bowel or bladder This is usually restricted to the pelvic region, but in rare cases it may extend… Read More