However, if you've ever had a reproductive health problem like PCOS or endometriosis or have been treated for a sexually transmitted disease, you may want to discuss your concerns with your healthcare provider a bit sooner.
The presence of hematuria (blood in the urine) may indicate acute UTIs, kidney disease, kidney stones, inflammation of the prostate (in men), endometriosis (in women), or cancer of the urinary tract.
Emerging IVF treatments of the 1990s quickly resolved non-tubal problems like male infertility, endometriosis, advanced age infertility, and a host of unknown factors that once prevented conception.
Endometriosis occurs when the tissue that usually lines the uterus grows on other organs in the abdomen, like the fallopian tubes, the ovaries, the outside of the uterus, or the bowels and bladder.
Unfortunately, surgery is the only current method of receiving an accurate diagnosis and it is the primary method used to determine which stage of endometriosis a patient is in.