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Tag Archive: endometriosis

Post-Lupron & Trying To Conceive

Posted On: January 27, 2014 9:00 pm

Hello, I am 24 years old and my husband and I are trying to conceive.   I was diagnosed with endometriosis after a lap on Dec 15, 2007. I have been on two separate treatment cycles of Lupron Depo. The first cycle was in 2011 for 11 months (monthly injection). I was then put on Aygestin. My menstrual cycles were semi normal for about 4 months while on BC. I had a span of about 6 months (starting in of constant menstruating with only about 3-5 days of not bleeding that came rarely. I was put back on the Lupron injections [...]

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I Have Endometriosis With Blocked Tubes & A Previous Ectopic

Posted On: November 27, 2013 9:27 pm

Dear Dr. Ramirez, A few years ago, I had an IUD inserted to which my body never adjusted to.  I bled the entire time until it was removed months later to discover that it caused an infection.  This year I became pregnant in January, and in February the ectopic pregnancy was removed by a laparoscopy procedure.  At that time, I learned that I have/had endometriosis, my left fallopian tube had been scarred completely shut, and the right fallopian tube was where the pregnancy had occurred.  The endometriosis had attached my uterus to my bowel, but was removed in the same [...]

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Woman With Chronic Pelvic Pain From Endometriosis

Posted On: January 23, 2013 7:17 pm

Dear Dr. Ramirez, I am writing from Saint Louis, Missouri. Thank you for taking time out to answer my questions. I will try to be as brief as possible. I am 31 years old and I was diagnosed with endometriosis at age 19. I have had 8 laparoscopies to remove endometriosis, along with many ovarian cysts, one which was an endometrioma the size of a baseball in which they had to remove most of my ovary along with it. I have had many rounds of the Lupron injection to put my body into temporary menopause (4 rounds for 6 months [...]

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