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Endometriosis??

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  • Posted By: kels01
  • August 13, 2007
  • 07:32 AM

i recently found out i have endometriosis. anyone who was on here in about january may have remembered my posts about my ovarian problems...i had a cyst the size of a golf ball removed and thought the pain would be gone, but it's not. heres the problems...i've been on loestrin 24 to control it and now i am on the nuvaring due to the loestrin not helping with pain at all. i was prescribed meclomin (sp??) for pain and also have a prescription of vicodin. neither are helping with pain, and the vicodin is really more of just a pain than anything because i can't drive, go out, work, etc. when i'm on it. i'm in pain all the time. i find its the worst in the morning when i first wake up or if i hold my bladder for a long time. anyone that have this or have had this, what was the most effective thing for you to stop the pain? and also, how are surgeries for endometriosis conducted and do they stop it? and also one more (sorry!!) are my chances of having children decreased?

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