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Ali Rahimian, MD
(304) 622-1264
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Teheran Univ, Fac Of Med, Teheran, Iran
Graduation Year: 1968

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Ferenc Charles Gyimesi, MD
(304) 623-0496
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1977

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Ferenc Charles Gyimesi
(304) 623-0496
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dr.Julie McCammon
(304) 622-8383
Ste 303B, 300 Davisson Run Road
Clarksburg, WV
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Patrick Corkrean Bonasso, MD
168 Thompson Dr
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Infectious Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Marshall Univ Sch Of Med, Huntington Wv 25755
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Fairmont Gen Hosp, Fairmont, Wv
Group Practice: Woman Care

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Dr.Ali Rahimian
(304) 622-1264
300 Davisson Run Rd # 203
Clarksburg, WV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Teheran Univ, Fac Of Med, Teheran
Year of Graduation: 1968
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Julie Kathryn Mc Cammon, MD
(304) 622-8383
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1979

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Ali A Rahimian
(304) 622-1264
300 Davisson Run Rd
Clarksburg, WV
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Ian Thomas Leggat, MD
(304) 366-6600
170 Thompson Dr
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Glasgow, Fac Of Med, Glasgow, Scotland (803-05 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1976

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Dr.Richard King
(304) 842-0804
902 Lodgeville Road
Bridgeport, WV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of The Caribbean, Sch Of Med, Plymouth
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.8, out of 5 based on 7, reviews.

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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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