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Thomas John Byrne
(505) 546-3340
122 S Gold Ave
Deming, NM
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Clifford Micheal Gary
(505) 546-6548
850 W Florida St
Deming, NM
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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John Caffey Foster, MD
(205) 271-1600
1515 S 8th St
Deming, NM
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1980

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Beverly Ann Pucka, MD
(505) 842-8741
1010 Lead Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1978

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Dr.Joseph Fernandez
(505) 823-1010
Lui \x26 Rowe MD Integrative Medicine Spa, 3846 Masthead St NE
Albuquerque, NM
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Presbyterian
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 4, reviews.

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George Willis Williams, MD
(706) 724-2261
PO Box 2288
Deming, NM
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1976

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Olubukunola Adesanya
(505) 544-2800
850 W Florida St
Deming, NM
Specialty
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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George I LaFon
(505) 544-2800
850 W Florida St
Deming, NM
Specialty
Family Practice, Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Dorothy N Kammerer Doak, MD
5150 Journal Center Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Davis, Sch Of Med, Davis Ca 95616
Graduation Year: 1988

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Philip Kamps
(505) 863-7200
1900 Redrock Dr
Gallup, NM
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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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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