12 Places Where Endometriosis Lesions Can Be Found

endometriosis lesions

According to Endometriosis.org, there are many places in the pelvic cavity where endometriosis lesions can be found. The most common places are:

  • Ovaries
  • Fallopian tubes
  • Pelvic sidewall (peritoneum)
  • Pouch of Douglas
  • Rectal-vaginal septum
  • Cul-de-sac
  • Uterosacral ligaments


Although not as common, lesions can also be found on:

  • Laparoscopy/laparotomy┬áscars
  • Caesarian-section scars
  • Bladder
  • Intestines, colon, appendix, and rectum
  • Bowel


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