Yes, the most prominent is infertility. It is also possible for endometriosis to result in chronic and prolonged pelvic pain, with the appearance of large cysts in the pelvis. Much less frequently, obstruction of the gastrointestinal tract or urinary system, as well as cancer may occur in areas of endometriosis after menopause
Can complications arise as a result of endometriosis?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 08/06/2021
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)