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Endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women and those assigned female at birth in the UK

On these pages you will find unbiased, accurate and up-to-date information about endometriosis. You can download any of our publications for further information. If you have any questions or simply need someone to talk to, you can call our free, confidential helpline.

Our information pages have been written for those who may have endometriosis and their families and friends. Health professionals may also find them useful as a supportive tool to help to explain treatment options for endometriosis. We make every effort to ensure that this content is reviewed regularly for accuracy and relevancy.

We only intend for this information to help you make any decisions you may face, but not to replace the medical advice from healthcare professionals. Please do continue to talk to your doctor if you are worried about any medical issues.

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