What Causes Pelvic Pain?

Pain in the Pelvic Area May Involve Up to Four Systems in a Woman’s Body Women are complicated. This saying, sometimes used in jest, is accurate on many levels, including when you are thinking of a woman’s pelvic region, the lower part of the torso located between abdomen and legs that houses portions of four…

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Can You Have Endometriosis After a Hysterectomy Or Other Treatment?

Women’s Pelvic Pain Can Go Beyond Reproductive System Some women of reproductive age may develop endometriosis, a condition in which tissue similar to the uterus lining grows outside of the uterus on the ovaries or other parts of the reproductive system. This can cause severe pain and bleeding between periods. According to the US HHS…

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Managing and Reducing Pelvic Pain Without Major Surgery

Women at every stage of life—from teenagers to the elderly—may experience chronic and even debilitating pelvic pain. For some, standard treatments, including major surgery, are ineffective. According to Maurice K. Chung, M.D., urogynecologist and director of the Mercy Center for Endometriosis, Pelvic Pain & Urogynecology, this can happen when underlying problems, which can be complex…

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Reduce Pelvic Pain Without Surgery at Canton Mercy Urogynecology