Endometriosis - Common misdiagnosis and linked symptoms. My misdiagnosis was Rheumatoid Arthritis, little did I know years of agony painful bowels, years of heavy periods would finally lead to an answer, thank u dr. Poag! For listening to me
Also, depending on age at onset of symptoms and location, the diagnostic delay averages 6-12 years. That can mean 6-12 years of unchecked and untreated endo in the body before we can even give it a name. I was 27 years old. Severe Stage IV...146 points out of 150.
11 Things Only Someone With Endometriosis Understands http://www.prevention.com/health/11-things-someone-suffering-endometriosis-understands?cid=soc_Prevention%2520Magazine%2520-%2520preventionmagazine_FBPAGE_Prevention__