Articles Tagged: ovaries

Endometriosis: General Information

What is endometriosis? Endometriosis, pronounced, “end–o–me–tree–o–sis” can affect girls of all ages. It is a condition that occurs when tissue similar to the inside lining of the uterus is found … read more

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Endometriosis: Glossary of Terms

Active Hormone Pill: An oral contraceptive pill that contains estrogen, progesterone, or both. Add–Back Therapy: Hormonal therapy prescribed to help females with the side effects of a class of medicine … read more

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pelvic ultrasoundOvarian Cysts

Sometimes girls are told that they have a cyst on their ovaries. Fortunately most go away without any treatment. What are ovaries and ovulation? You have two, small, grape-shaped organs … read more

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