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How do you diagnose endometriosis?

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You should see your gynecologist if you have symptoms of endometriosis or trouble getting pregnant. They'll give you a pelvic exam and may do other tests, including:

  • Ultrasound exam
  • MRI
  • Laparoscopy
  • Biopsy

From: Endometriosis WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on February 12, 2019

Medically Reviewed on 2/12/2019

SOURCES: Cleveland Clinic Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

National Institutes of Health.

Mayo Clinic: “Endometriosis.”

Endometriosis.org: “Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis.”

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on February 12, 2019

SOURCES: Cleveland Clinic Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

National Institutes of Health.

Mayo Clinic: “Endometriosis.”

Endometriosis.org: “Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis.”

Reviewed by Nivin Todd on February 12, 2019

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