Posts Tagged ‘extra-pelvic’

Clarifying Medical Terms Part 1- Endo… Metro…

Clarifying medical terms Endometriosis versus Endometritis versus Endometrial Ablation versus Ablation of Endometriosis… Latin: Endo “inside” Metr- “uterus” Osis- “condition of” It is- “inflammation of” ——————————————————————– Ab- “away” Lat- “take” “Ablation”= “take away”   Oh Latin roots, so helpful sometimes, but also so very confusing at others. This section is dedicated to helping you to…

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Extra-pelvic Endo (when endo is in WEIRD places)

Have you ever felt that you are doomed to a life of seemingly random issues that don’t appear to make sense? Perhaps you have “stomach problems”, “bathroom problems”, or weird aches and pains that have no diagnosis. Did you know that endometriosis can technically be found in all kinds of places?

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