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What is thoracic Endometriosis?

Thoracic (lung and chest) Endometriosis occurs when Endometriosis is found either on the surface (known as superficial Endometriosis) or infiltrated deep inside the chest cavity – more commonly on the diaphragm, but it can also be found on the lungs.

 

Symptoms may include right shoulder tip pain, a combination of breathing difficulties, pain in the chest and upper abdomen, benign growths, lung collapses and coughing up blood, particularly around the time of menstruation.

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