Endometriosis is a chronic disease that affects up to 49% of women aged between 8-24.
But it’s often missed in these patients.
Most patients will see 5 providers and wait up to 6 years before a diagnosis is made.
What to look for: pelvic pain that worsens during menstruation, chronic pelvic pain lasting more than 3 months, family history, or the early onset of the first period.
Fortunately, there are a few ways to treat it like, Physical Therapy.
Physical therapy can help reduce pain from endometriosis by working the soft tissues exercises and relaxation techniques.
If your young female is experiencing pain its a good idea to try physical therapy.