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Published: 29/06/2018

This information is for you if you wish to know more about endometriosis. It may also be helpful if you are the partner, relative or friend of someone with endometriosis.

Information covered in this leaflet

  • What endometriosis is and how common it is
  • Where it can be found
  • Symptoms and diagnosis
  • Treatment options available
  • Other options for improving quality of life when living with the condition
  • Further information and support available

This patient information is based on the NICE clinical guideline Endometriosis: Diagnosis and Management and the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) guideline on Management of women with endometriosis. These guidelines contain a full list of the sources of evidence.


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