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  Endometriosis

Endometriosis is most ill understood gynec problem which affects millions of women today and it is one of the leading cause of infertility among women.

   Endometriosis means presence of endometrial tissue(the inner lining of uterus) in other areas of abdominal cavity,outside the uterus.This extra uterine tissue(known as endometriotic implants)bleeds every month just same as uterine lining bleeds cyclically.Because of this bleeding there is surrounding inflammation which causes them to get adherent(stick) toeach other.For example-the fallopian tubes may get stuck to the back of uterus or to the ovary or the intestine to uterus.This causes malpositioning and pull on them which may affect reproductive function.

Some women may develop a condition called chocolate cyst-cyst filled with old accumulated blood looking like liquid chocolate thus ariving with such a tempting name.But the results are pain and interferance with egg formation.

We counsel patients suffering from endometriosis for

  • Surgical management of endometriosis
  • Medical management of endometriosis
  • Endometriosis and its effect on fertility and fertility treatment to such patients