Is Adenomyosis causing your Period Pain?
For some women, extremely painful, heavy periods are caused by a lesser-known condition which can have a serious impact on their lives. Adenomyosis is where the tissue that grows on the lining of the uterus – the endometrium – is also present on the inside muscular wall of the uterus. Nobody knows exactly how many are affected, but some estimates put the figure at one in 10 women. Consultant Gynaecologist Narendra Pisal discusses the condition in this article.