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Braulio Manny Cuesta
(580) 920-0105
1400 Bryan Dr
Durant, OK
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Braulio M Cuesta, MD
(580) 920-0105
1400 Bryan Dr Ste 301
Durant, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Cadiz, Fac De Med, Cadiz, Spain
Graduation Year: 1975

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David Ronald Claypool, MD
(580) 924-1990
1400 Bryan Dr Ste 202
Durant, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Medical Ctr Of S E Oklahoma, Durant, Ok
Group Practice: Medical Center-Southeastern OK

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James Timothy Parker, MD
(903) 416-6000
1014 Memorial Dr # 216
Denison, TX
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med, Lubbock Tx 79430
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: Texoma Restorative Care Hosp, Denison, Tx
Group Practice: Texoma Care

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Mary Dianne Hicks, MD
(903) 416-6272
1014 Memorial Dr
Denison, TX
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Texoma Parkside Treatment Ctr, Denison, Tx
Group Practice: Texoma Care

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Kinion E Whittington, DO
1400 Bryan Dr Ste 301
Durant, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ok State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Tulsa, Ok 74107
Graduation Year: 1998

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Dr.Christine Taylor
(580) 920-1575
1400 Bryan Dr # 301
Durant, OK
Gender
F
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: McSo
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Sureddi Seetha Devi, MD
(580) 924-1700
1400 Bryan Dr Ste 300
Durant, OK
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish, Other
Education
Medical School: Guntur Med Coll, Univ Of Hlth Sci, Guntur, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1969

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Darius Roderick Maggi, MD
1014 Memorial Dr Ste 216
Denison, TX
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1974

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James T Parker
(903) 416-6260
1014 Memorial Dr
Denison, TX
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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