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Endometriosis: When Uterine Tissue Goes Rogue

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Published on Feb 13, 2020

While period cramps are never fun, they can actually be debilitating for those with endometriosis - a disease where rogue uterine tissue turns up in places that it doesn’t belong. Like in other areas of the pelvis… or even in the lungs or the brain.

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Sources:
https://www.yourperiod.ca/normal-peri...
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https://cgr.mit.edu/ (including speaking to the scientific director Professor Linda Griffith)
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-c...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
https://medlineplus.gov/endometriosis...
https://srh.bmj.com/content/41/3/225 (on lived experiences)
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1...
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http://sitn.hms.harvard.edu/flash/201...
https://obgyn.msu.edu/research/resear...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
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https://www.hormone.org/your-health-a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti...
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