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Symptoms of Endometriosis

The most common sign of endometriosis is pain: uterus pain, pain in ovaries, pelvic pain, pain in bowels, lower back pain, discomfort and pain during and after sexual intercourse, painful menstruation, and others. But, of cause, there are many others possible reasons for those conditions and first what you need to do is having professional diagnostics in specialized medical center. For better understanding your situation you should observe you symptoms that means noticing

  • How severe your pain and when it occurs?
  • How long does it last?
  • Is it worsening with time?
  • Is it such a bad that prevents you from normal activities?

In any clinic of Germany you could find different possibilities for examination from traditional pelvic checkup to diversified diagnostics by different specialist using such modern means as:

  • Ultrasound
  • CT Scan
  • MRI scan
  • Laparoscopy

To find if you have other signs of endometrial disease you could follow to checklist below

  • Do you have any abnormalities of menstrual bleeding as excessive bleeding, irregular bleeding?
  • Do any blood spots appear in premenstrual period?
  • Do you have any bowel disturbances as cyclical constipation or diarrhea accompanying with pain?
  • Do you have abdominal bloating or rectal bleeding?
  • Do you have any bladder disturbances as frequent or urgent urinating or presence of blood in urine?
  • Do you have any problems with conceiving, e.g. you have been having sex without contraceptive for a long period but not getting pregnant?
  • Do you experience chronic fatigue?
  • Do you have anxiety or depression?
  • Do you have PMS?

If you have any of above symptoms together with vaginal or abdominal pain, you should see your doctor. In German gynecological centers you will find professional care and best advice on your diagnosis and treatment. And remember that sometimes endometrial disease could show no symptoms before advanced stage.

There are some special displays for various types of endometriosis.

Ovarian (chocolate) cysts are filled with dark blood and visible signs of that condition are chocolate colored flowing during menstruation.

Bladder lesions. Bladder endometriosis could be superficial, which normally have no symptoms, and deep infiltrated which is quite rare but could cause a lot of disturbance with urination as urgency and frequency in urinating, nocturia (prevalence of nighttime urination), bladder spasms.

Bowel endometriosis. Endometrial lesions on bowels lead to pain with intestinal movements, abdominal cramping, obstructed defecation, pain in right side area imitating appendicitis, and, rarer, severe rectal pain and bleeding.

Endometrial thickening (hyperplasia) cause symptoms as shorter menstrual cycle (less than 21 days) with longer bleeding as normally, bleeding after menopause.

Severe endometriosis. There is no great difference in signs at different degrees of the disorder but with development of endometriosis the risk of infertility is increasing. 4th stage is almost always means difficulties to conceive.

Endometriosis and pregnancy. Signs can increase in early stages of pregnancy but, then, they normally are gone. After giving a birth most of women have better condition and only rarely the disease could worsen.

After menopause. Endometriosis is quite rare after stopping menstruation but women should be aware of any symptom as they can be associated with cancer.

Endometrial Cancer Symptoms and Signs

The most common symptom of cancer of inner uterus lining is abnormal bleeding as:

  • Bleeding after having sex
  • Bleeding after menopause
  • Bleeding between menstruation in women of reproductive age

Any other vaginal discharge also might be a sign of malignant lesion.

It is worse noting that those symptoms appear at advanced degree of the disease but in early stages endometrial carcinoma might develop asymptomatically. It is important to have regular checkup with a doctor and make cytological tests for presence of malignant cells. Feeling heaviness or something excess inside of womb can also be a sign of cancer as well as sudden weight loss.

Endometriosis treatment is continuous process requiring professional and caring assistance. You could not cope along but need help of a doctor. In German clinics you will find all for precise diagnosis and individual treatment. It does not matter if you prescribed hormonal therapy or going on surgery, you can be ensured in highly professional service at affordable cost. Please apply via GMG to find your doctor. We take care of you and guarantee treatment in the best medical centers of Germany. All the doctors can speak English and you will not experience any problems in communication.

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