Global endometrial ablation (GEA) is a procedure to remove the uterine lining in order to treat abnormal uterine bleeding. It can be done in the office in a few minutes and requires no down-time from work. Global endometrial ablation has potential application to endometriosis. In women with endometriosis who have severe menstrual cramps (dysmenorrhea) endometrial [...]
Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain
Endometriosis implants are self-perpetuating and can occur almost anywhere in the body. As a result, some people with minimal endometriosis can have a lot of pain, while others with large cystic endometriosis can have no pain. Find out more about what causes endometriosis — and what might help.