Endometriosis Awareness Month

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Published: Mar. 21, 2022 at 8:10 AM EDT
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - March is Endometriosis Awareness Month, and while the disorder is becoming known as the “missed disease” among women, most may not know they’re experiencing symptoms.

Endometriosis affects an estimated 1 in 10 women during their reproductive years—-usually between the ages of 15 to 49. However, symptoms can start as early as a girl’s first menstrual cycle.

Dr. Robert Knowlton, OBGYN of South Carolina OG/GYN Associates - Lexington Medical Center talks about signs, symptoms, and treatments for Endometriosis.

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