corpus uteri Endometriosis
On The Women's / / August 12, 2017
symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of endometriosis, uterine body
Endometriosis uterine body differently adenomyosis is a germination of endometrial tissue in the muscle layer of the uterus.Another name for this disease - the internal genital endometriosis.How to diagnose and treat it properly?Endometriosis of the uterine body, what it is, and how dangerous it is?
begin with signs of the disease.This pelvic pain, discomfort during or after sexual intercourse, heavy menstruation, pelvic pain, spotting before and after menstruation.In the initial stages of the disease endometriosis symptoms may be absent.
Diagnosis of the disease is based on the patient's specific complaints.Usually it is women 30-40 years, that is in the reproductive age.And the very nature of the disease is hormone dependent.Patients undergo ultrasound is recommended, in which signs of disease can be detected as well.But keep in mind that the diagnosis of endometriosis is not put on the ultrasound.More informative magnetic resonanceimaging (MRI), however, the survey expensive, not every woman can afford it.Symptoms of endometriosis uterine body is detected during hysteroscopy - the uterine examination special optical device.With places of characteristic symptoms of endometriosis, a biopsy is taken.And on the basis of scrapings doctor can make an accurate diagnosis.
inner body of the uterus endometriosis treatment requires in the event that is unpleasant and life-threatening symptoms.For example, during heavy bleeding, which can can lead to anemia.Or when severe pain.Or if diffuse uterine endometriosis prevents onset of a wanted pregnancy.
traditional methods of disease treatment only 2 - medical and surgical (conservative).For medical concerns combined oral contraceptives with levonorgestrel, if there are no contraindications, then long.Endometriosis uterine body 1 degree so well treated.Decrease pain and blood loss, suspended development of the disease.Exactly the same effect is even more noticeable (since local) has a hormonal intrauterine system.There are other hormonal preparations to treat - GnRH agonists - they are more effective but have severe side effects in the form of a negative impact on bone - leading to osteoporosis, plus not all women can tolerate for long "hot flashes" - manifestations of menopause.And these drugs temporarily introduced a woman in this state.
As for the surgical treatment of endometriosis uterine body small form so easily treated, while lesions are small - they are easier to remove.That is what the doctors if they think the disease is the cause of female infertility.According to statistics from the approximately 60% of patients pregnancy occurs after surgery.And that pregnancy - this is the best "natural" treatment of endometriosis.