What are the treatments for endometriosis?

There is currently no cure for endometriosis, but there are treatment options for related pain and infertility.

Healthcare providers consider several factors when determining the best treatment for endometriosis symptoms, including:

  • Your age
  • How severe your symptoms are
  • How severe the disease is
  • Whether you want children

Not all treatments work well for all women with endometriosis. Also, endometriosis symptoms may return after the treatment is stopped or, in the case of surgery, as more time passes after the procedure.


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