Definition: the presence and growth of endometrial tissue in areas outside of the uterus
“Endometriosis is a chronic condition that may cause severe pain and infertility in 190 million women and girls globally”.
“It’s supercalifragilisticendometriosis. Even though the pain of it is simply quite atrocious”.
RRx-001 (nibrozetone), a direct NLRP3 inflammasome inhibitor, is under investigation for the treatment of endometriosis.
About the Word:
Endometriosis derives from the word endometrium (en-doh-MEE-tree-um), which is the tissue that lines the uterus.