Find Information About:

Drugs & Supplements

Get information and reviews on prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, vitamins, and supplements. Search by name or medical condition.

Pill Identifier

Pill Identifier

Having trouble identifying your pills?

Enter the shape, color, or imprint of your prescription or OTC drug. Our pill identification tool will display pictures that you can compare to your pill.

Get Started

My Medicine

Save your medicine, check interactions, sign up for FDA alerts, create family profiles and more.

Get Started

WebMD Health Experts and Community

Talk to health experts and other people like you in WebMD's Communities. It's a safe forum where you can create or participate in support groups and discussions about health topics that interest you.

  • Second Opinion

    Second Opinion

    Read expert perspectives on popular health topics.

  • Community


    Connect with people like you, and get expert guidance on living a healthy life.

Got a health question? Get answers provided by leading organizations, doctors, and experts.

Get Answers

Sign up to receive WebMD's award-winning content delivered to your inbox.

Sign Up

Endometriosis Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Endometriosis

  1. Your Guide to Endometriosis

    Learn about endometriosis, a common and potentially painful problem in women that can lead to infertility.

  2. Understanding Endometriosis -- Prevention

    Learn more from WebMD about risk factors for developing endometriosis.

  3. Understanding Endometriosis -- Symptoms

    Get the basics on the symptoms of endometriosis from the experts at WebMD.

  4. Understanding Endometriosis -- the Basics

    Get the basics on endometriosis, a uterine condition, from the experts at WebMD.

  5. Understanding Endometriosis -- Diagnosis and Treatment

    The experts at WebMD explain the diagnosis and treatment of endometriosis.

  6. 10 Questions to Ask Doctor About Endometriosis

    Just diagnosed with endometriosis? Ask your doctor these questions.

  7. Endometriosis and Fallopian Tube Problems

    Endometriosis affects about 5.5 million women in North America and is one of the top three causes of infertility in women. WebMD looks at the diagnosis and treatment of this disease.

  8. Endometriosis - Health Tools

    This health tool will help you make wise health decisions or take action regarding endometriosis.

  9. Endometriosis - Prevention

    Endometriosis cannot be prevented. This is in part because the cause is poorly understood. However, long - term use of birth control pills may prevent endometriosis from becoming worse.

  10. Endometriosis acTopic Centers - Topic Overview

    Staging is a way of describing how mild or severe a condition is. The stage of the endometriosis is determined by looking at the uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries and inside the abdomen and lower pelvic area. Usually, this is done with a viewing instrument inserted through a small incision in the belly (laparoscopy). But endometriosis is sometimes first found during surgery for an unrelated condition. Endometriosis is classified in four stages:Stage I: minimalStage II: mild Stage III: moderateStage IV: severeThe stage of the endometriosis is based on the:Location of endometriosis growths (implants).Number of places the implants are found.Depth the implants penetrate into normal tissue.Severity of the scar tissue (adhesions) around the implants.

Displaying 1 - 10 of 24 Articles Page 1 2 3 Next >>

Today on WebMD

Endometriosis Overview
mature woman with serious expression
Distracted woman
healthtool pregnancy calendar
pelivic pain slideshow
estrogen gene
uterus and inlay of fibroids
woman talking to doctor
Doctor discussing screening with patient
young woman with thoughtful expression
contraceptive pills
Teenage girl with heat pad on stomach

WebMD Special Sections