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Thomas D Carver
(701) 857-7380
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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Dennis Joseph Lutz, MD
(701) 857-5852
PO Box 190
Minot, ND
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Health St Joseph, Minot, Nd; Trinity Med Ctr, Minot, Nd
Group Practice: Women's Health Svc

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Kang Hoon Lee, MD
(701) 857-5421
Minot, ND
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yonsei Univ, Coll Of Med, Sudai-Moon-Ku, Seoul, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Med Ctr Of West Michi, Ludington, Mi

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Dr.David Billings
(701) 857-7394
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Minot Center For Family Medicine
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.6, out of 5 based on 15, reviews.

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Dr.William Madland
(701) 857-5000
400 East Burdick Expressway
Minot, ND
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1996
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: Trinity
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Arie Leonard Fischbach, MD
(701) 857-7000
600 17th Ave SE
Minot, ND
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De L'Etat A Liege, Fac De Med, Liege, Belgium
Graduation Year: 1970

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Dr.Arie Fischbach
(701) 857-7385
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ De LEtat A Liege, Fac De Med, Liege
Year of Graduation: 1970
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.6, out of 5 based on 11, reviews.

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Cresta Wedel Jones, MD
(800) 598-1205
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 2001

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Ki Hwan Lee, MD
(701) 857-5421
Minot, ND
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Catholic Med Coll, Chongno-Ku, Seoul, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: Madison County Hospital, London, Oh; Community Hosp, Springfield, Oh
Group Practice: Ki Hwan Lee Inc

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Arie L Fischbach
(701) 857-7385
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
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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