• In light of Lena Dunham's decision to get hysterectomy, an endometriosis explainer

    8 monthes ago - By ABC News

    In light of Lena Dunham's hysterectomy, here's a brief explainer on endometriosis.
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  • Lena Dunham Has a Full Hysterectomy After Decade-Long Battle With Endometriosis

    Lena Dunham Has a Full Hysterectomy After Decade-Long Battle With Endometriosis

    8 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    Lena Dunham has been open about her agonizing battle with endometriosis , but her most "painful choice" of all was in recent months when she made the decision to have a full hysterectomy to remove her uterus and cervix. The 31-year-old actress penned an essay in the March issue of Vogue , detailing her decade-long battle with the chronic illness. The hysterectomy was her ninth surgical procedure for the disorder, in which tissue that normally lines the uterus lies outside the uterus, and after experiencing a new level of pain, Lena demanded they remove the organs.
    "They don't contemplate...
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