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Endometriosis: what is it?

March 7, 2023

Endometriosis: what is it?

The endometrium is one of the layers that make up the uterus, corresponding to its inner lining.
Endometriosis: what is it?

Endometriosis is a clinical process in which the cells that make up the endometrium are outside of their normal location, making it impossible to prevent or cure it. This disease causes a very disabling pain, which can appear associated with menstruation and, initially, gives way to treatment with anti-inflammatory drugs or the pill.

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