For Health Practitioners

Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a common condition affecting around 5 or 10 in 100 women. It is a problem because it can cause pain, scarring and sometimes trouble getting pregnant.

Laparoscopy

A Laparoscopy is an operation used to look inside the abdomen and treat certain types of pelvic pain in women – especially endometriosis.

Tips and Tricks to recovering well from a laparoscopy

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A laparoscopy is an operation where a gynaecologist puts a telescope through the umbilicus (belly button) to look at the organs inside. For many girls and women, a laparoscopy is one part of their pain management plan. Preparing well for a laparoscopy means a quicker recovery, less pain, less time in hospital, and a better […]