Consider egg freezing with endometriosis

Women with severe endometriosis are likely to have low ovarian reserve and should consider egg freezing as an investment for future pregnancies, an expert says.

Clinical Associate Professor Michael Cooper, head of gynaecology at Sydney’s Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, said young women with severe endometriosis were “in the firing line” for fertility problems in their 30s.

“People with endometriosis unfortunately appear to have lower anti-Mullerian hormone [a measure of ovarian reserve] than would otherwise be the case,”