What Are the Stages of Endometriosis?

Q:
What are the stages of endometriosis?

A:
Endometriosis is classified into one of four stages based upon the exact location, extent, and depth of the endometriosis implants and other factors.

The following are the stages and their related symptoms.

Stages

Symptoms

I-minimal

Superficial implants and mild scarring

II-mild

III-moderate Cysts and more severe scarring; infertility is common with stage IV endometriosis.

IV-severe

Consult your doctor when you find the early signs of endometriosis, as it will be quite difficult to deal with when you get in the later stages.

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