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SC131Unit 3 AssignmentKayla Campbell
IntroductionThe disease I choose is endometriosis.Endometriosis is a painful disorder found in women tissue that lines inside or uterus groups out if it.Endometriosis causes pain during a woman’s menstrual cycle
Endometriosis Symptoms & Signs“Killer cramps”Painful menstrual cyclesPain during sexual activitesPainful while bowel movements & urination DysmenorrheaA lot of bleeding during & between periodsInfertilityLong periods
EndometriosisCausesSome possible causes for endometriosis (cause of this disease is not certain) Retrograde menstruation: “menstrual blood containing endometrial cells flows back through the fallopian tubes and into the pelvic cavity instead of out of the body.” Immune system disorder: “body unable to recognize and destroy endometrial tissue that's growing outside the uterus.” Surgical scar implantation: Hysterectomy or C-section, endometrial cells may

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Term
Fall
Professor
Sharon Marusiak
Tags
Endometrium, endometriosis, Menstruation, Endometriosis Foundation

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