Information for patients
Useful help and advice
What happens at our clinic?
Who runs the clinic, what is involved in clinic appointments and how to prepare, and next steps after clinic are summarised here.
Endometriosis is a common chronic inflammatory condition. Its cause, associated symptoms, diagnosis and treatment are explored here.
Medical and self-care advice for NHS Lothian patients with endometriosis
An information resource to guide you about some of the current recommendations on endometriosis medical treatments and offer strategies for managing some of the associated symptoms.
Patient information sheets
EXPPECT and other information leaflets are found here.
The following links are recommended by Endometriosis UK, women with endometriosis, and endometriosis specialists.
Symjo - Symptom Journal
Symjo is a symptom journal for chronic conditions, created by Megan Raine [*please note: the Symjo website and ordering are currently unavailable*]
Acupuncture for Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women
This pain management resource bridges the divide between Chinese medicine acupuncture and biomedicine treatments.
Endometriosis Support Groups
Support from Endometriosis UK, Endo Warriors West Lothian, and Endometriosis South of Scotland.