Doctora,paciente- Endometriosis

In this article you will find:

  • How does the disease?
  • Does this problem is high-risk?
  • Treatment for endometriosis
  • Recommendations

In Chile the 5% of women in fertile age suffers from endometriosis between the ages of 14 and 50 years of age, this disease occurs when the endometrium, is found outside of their usual place thus causing a strong swelling and discomfort in the female sex, David Escobar, gynecologist explains about the topic.

If you suffer during the period of female pelvic discomfort, you have a painful menstruation or suffer from complications when having sexual intercourse it is likely that something is going on in your body.

How does the disease?

This disease occurs when the endometrium is shed in the abdominal cavity, ovaries, or on the bowel, as this place is not covered by uterine musculature produces an intense inflammation that is responsible for the discomfort and healing later, some specialists ensure that we do not know the real origin of the disease.

Dr. David Escobar, gynecologist and specialist in the theme comments that, “its main manifestation is discomfort pelvic in the form of menstrual pain intense, crippling, hindering the daily activities in women, this disease can be diagnosed through special medical tests (the specialist will indicate, according to the notice which test is indicated)”.

Does this problem is high-risk?

This problem is more common than we imagine and accept is one of the most important steps to move forward, keep in mind that it is not a deadly disease, but it can be considered chronic, as it changed its appearance in the time to produce anatomical changes in the form of scars and adhesions inside.

Treatment for endometriosis

Laparoscopy is a procedure in which identified and removed the bulbs endometriotic to be sent to biopsy, in this way, the laparoscopy allows the diagnosis and at the same time, the treatment of the disease.

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The dr. Reinaldo Gonzalez says that “this surgery is far superior to the traditional one, because it allows the most precise identification of the foci, however, should be performed by physicians with experience in laparoscopy and endometriosis, this depends on the possibility of success.”


  • Treat endometriosis can give very good results but it is essential to go to the gynecologist to time.
  • Not you must obviate discomfort or think that they are normal.
  • When there is a suspicion it is recommended to perform a check-up with the specialist as soon as possible.

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