Endometriosis is a common gynaecological condition that occurs when tissue resembling the endometrium grows in areas outside of the uterus, such as the ovaries and fallopian tubes. It can cause heavy, painful periods and chronic pelvic pain.
In up to 50% of cases, endometriosis can cause fertility issues and make it difficult to get pregnant. If you are trying to have a baby, it is very important that you take steps to manage your condition to give you the best chance of conceiving. Fertility treatment, such as IVF, is a common and effective treatment for endometriosis-related infertility.
Here at IVI, endometriosis is one of the most common gynaecological conditions that we help to treat, with cases ranging from mild to very severe.
In this information guide you will find key facts about endometriosis as well as practical advice and fertility treatment options for those having difficulty conceiving as a result of this condition. This guide is free to download.