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Endometriosis implants are most commonly found on the ovaries, the Fallopian tubes, outer surfaces of the uterus or intestines, and on the surface lining of the pelvic cavity. They can also be found in the vagina, cervix, and bladder. Endometriosis may not produce any symptoms. the most common symptom is pelvic pain that worsens just prior to menstruation and improves at the end of the menstrual period. Treatment of endometriosis can be with medication or surgery.

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