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Fanee L Freeman
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd
Bozeman, MT
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Patrick Michael Holland, MD
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd
Bozeman, MT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Bozeman Deaconess Hosp, Bozeman, Mt
Group Practice: Ob Gyn Associates

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Wilma Gladstone, MD
Bozeman, MT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1961

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Alice Lee Wong, MD
(630) 892-4355
925 Highland Blvd
Bozeman, MT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The East, Ramon Magsaysay Mem Med Ctr, Quezon City
Graduation Year: 1962

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Dr.Patrick Holland
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd # 1210
Bozeman, MT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Bozeman Deaconess Hosp, Bozeman, Mt
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Stephanie A DuBravac
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd
Bozeman, MT
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Amy Elizabeth Korten
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd Ste 1210
Bozeman, MT
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.FANEE FREEMAN
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd # 1210
Bozeman, MT
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
1.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Peter John Townes, MD
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd Ste 1210
Bozeman, MT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Bozeman Deaconess Hosp, Bozeman, Mt
Group Practice: Ob Gyn Associates

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Shaun Jensen Gillis, MD
(406) 587-9202
925 Highland Blvd Ste 1210
Bozeman, MT
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1999

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Endometriosis Explained

Endometriosis Explained

Endometriosis develops in many women as a result of tissue (similar to the endometrium) that begins to grow outside of the uterus. The endometrium is the lining in the womb, and changes each month with menstruation. When a woman has endometriosis, it causes stomach pain, uncomfortable menstruation, and infertility in 40% of women who are affected.

Doctors are not entirely sure what causes endometriosis, but it is suspected that menstruation that happens backwards through the fallopian tubes could be responsible. Other physicians believe that there is a correlation between women who have never had children and the development of endometriosis. There have been many studies done on endometriosis, but health care providers still do not have a definitive answer on what leads to this tissue growing abnormally in the body.
Your menstrual blood is made up of endometrial glands, blood and connective tissue, and endometrial epithelium. In women who suffer from endometriosis, the endometrium breaks into pieces, and is discarded into the vagina as it is in women with normal cycles. However, in the case of endometriosis, the blood escapes through openings in the womb into the fallopian tubes and into the peritoneal cavity. These pieces then attach themselves to the layer of the peritoneal cavity and start to grow, which causes pain.

Endometriosis can be extremely painful, and can also cause emotional stress to women, especially if infertility is present. Some women who develop endometriosis are quite young, and must deal with potential infertility before they have had a chance to become pregnant.

To diagnose endometriosis, your doctor will perform a laparoscopy, which involves using a laparoscope to view the reproductive organs. Usually, women are alerted to endometriosis by stomach pain and painful sexual intercourse. It is important that you seek treatment if you suspect that you may have endometriosis, as the sooner i...

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