Home > Lifestyle > Woman > How to manage your menstruation 02 March 2011 Endometriosis FAQs Heavy periods, abdominal or pelvic pain, irregular periods can all be symptoms of endometriosis. Here are the questions most frequently asked about endometriosis. 0 Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid The tissue lining the inside of the uterus is called the endometrium, and endometriosis occurs when fragments of that tissue implant outside of the uterus in other areas of the body. Q: What are the symptoms of endometriosis? NEXT ON HEALTH24X OPINION | Can tea really lower your blood sugar? 2020-10-20 13:35 More: WomanHow to manage your menstruation advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.