Adenomyosis is a condition in which the inner lining of the uterus (the endometrium) breaks through the muscle wall of the uterus (the myometrium).
Adenomyosis can cause menstrual cramps, lower abdominal pressure, bloating before menstrual periods, and can result in heavy periods. The condition can be located throughout the entire uterus or localised in one spot. Although Adenomyosis is considered a benign (not life-threatening) condition, the frequent pain and heavy bleeding associated with it can have a negative impact on a woman’s quality of life.
While some women diagnosed with Adenomyosis have no symptoms, the disease can cause:
At the Surrey Park Clinic you can book an appointment with one of our Gynaecologist Consultants if you suspect you may have Adenomyosis. At the consultation they will:
The simplest and easiest way to book your appointment is to call us on 01483 454 016. Alternatively, you can complete the Contact Form below and a member of the team will be in touch with you within 12 working hours.