Drugs and natural therapies can only partially or completely relieve symptoms. On the other hand, surgery can help improve the health status of women with endometriosis to a great extent after removal of all endometrial plaques. However, these solutions are not definitive, as endometriosis returns over time. The only way to completely eliminate endometriosis is to perform a hysterectomy, i.e. the removal of the uterus.
Does treatment cure endometriosis?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 04/06/2022
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)