Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?

1 in 10 Women Suffer, Many of Them Silently

Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?

You got: Low Risk of Having Endometriosis

I got Low Risk of Having Endometriosis. Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?
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You don’t seem to have any symptoms or risk factors for endometriosis.

However, that doesn’t mean you don’t have it.

Endometriosis is a tricky disease. You can severe endometriosis – with endometrial deposits and scaring – and no pain or symptoms. Many women don’t discover they have endometriosis until they try to get pregnant and can’t.

If you took this quiz, there must be something about your health that you’re concerned about. Maybe it isn’t endometriosis that’s the problem but something else.

I want to encourage you to speak to your doctor. It can be difficult to discuss your concerns – especially if you consider your symptoms to be embarrassing – but it’s the only way to find out if something is wrong and get help.

Stop waiting. Make that appointment today.

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?

You got: It May or May Not Be Endometriosis

I got It May or May Not Be Endometriosis. Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?
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You have one or a few symptoms that might indicate endometriosis. However, your symptoms could also be a sign of another health problem.

For example, constipation, diarrhea, and bloating can be endometriosis symptoms. But they can also be caused by a gastrointestinal disorder. 

Women with endometriosis are more likely to suffer from fatigue and depression. But endometriosis is just one of many possible causes.

I suggest you talk to your doctor about your symptoms.

It can be difficult to discuss your concerns – especially if you consider your symptoms to be embarrassing – but it’s the only way to find out if something is wrong and get help.

Stop waiting. Make that appointment today.

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?

You got: You’re At Risk for Endometriosis

I got You’re At Risk for Endometriosis. Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?
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You have at least one or two possible endometriosis symptoms. Other diseases may cause these symptoms; only a doctor can make a diagnosis.

Do you get bad period cramps? If you struggle to get through the day, something is wrong. It could be endo.

Is sexual intercourse painful? Do you have pelvic pain at times besides your period? These can also be endometriosis.

Maybe you’ve been trying to get pregnant for a year or more without success.

Some couples are given a diagnosis of “unexplained infertility” – when really, it’s endometriosis.

Not every woman with endo has pain. It can be a silent disease.

The only way to diagnosis and treat endometriosis is via laparoscopic surgery. Ultrasound and blood work can’t rule it out.

Sadly, the average woman goes 10 years before receiving a diagnosis of endometriosis. If your doctor isn’t taking your pain seriously, go to someone else.

There is hope. Treatment can reduce your pain and increase your odds of pregnancy. Don’t stop fighting!

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?

You got: Your Risk of Endometriosis Is High

I got Your Risk of Endometriosis Is High. Are You At Risk for Endometriosis?
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You have three or more symptoms that can indicate endometriosis. Other diseases may cause these symptoms; only a doctor can make a diagnosis.

Do you get bad cramps? Period cramps should not make work or school feel impossible.

Is sexual intercourse painful? Do you have pelvic pain at times besides your period? These can also be endometriosis.

Maybe you’ve been trying to get pregnant for a year or more without success.

Some couples are given a diagnosis of “unexplained infertility” – when really, it’s endometriosis.

Not every woman with endo has pain. It can be a silent disease.

The only way to diagnosis and treat endometriosis is via laparoscopic surgery. Ultrasound and blood work can’t rule it out.

Sadly, the average woman goes 10 years before receiving a diagnosis of endometriosis. If your doctor isn’t taking your pain seriously, please go to someone else.

There is hope. Treatment can reduce your pain and increase your odds of pregnancy. Don’t stop fighting!

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical consultation, diagnosis or treatment.

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