Once and for all: What is Endometriosis?

Short. Simple. Factual. Bulletpointed.

Endometriosis is the presence of endometrium-like tissue in places outside of the uterus.

  • The tissue is not the same as the endometrium, because it grew and developed outside of the uterus
  • You are born with endometriosis, you can’t “catch” or “develop” it
  • The intensity of the symptoms experienced as well as the age at which they start to show is individual and varies from person to person
  • People with endometriosis have…

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Activist. Feminist. PhD Candidate in Cultural Studies and Medical Humanities.

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Alekszandra Rokvity

Activist. Feminist. PhD Candidate in Cultural Studies and Medical Humanities.