Fibroids are most common benign tumors in uterus which are made of muscle cells and other tissues that grow in and around the wall of the uterus. They can be a factor of infertility. Edometriosis is a painful disorder in which tissue that normally lines the inside of uterus — the endometrium — grows outside uterus. Endometriosis most commonly happens in ovaries, fallopian tubes and the tissue lining of pelvis.
Patient 39 years old tried to get pregnant for one year. Laparoscopy for adhesion removal of edometriosis and PCOS. Ovaries were clear, however, experience severe ovulation pain and dysmenorrhea. Fibroidectomy once, but small fibroids remain. Had been on and off taking birth control pill BCP for pain control.
She started acupuncture and herbs in 2013, get pregnant after nearly one year treatment. Cycle 25 days. BBT decreases slow after period starts. Hot flashes.