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Endometriosis pains million of women yet remains misunderstood and misdiagnosed
The Mercury News

Since she was 14, chronic pain in Lisa Collins’ life had become the norm. So much so, the Sunnyvale woman started to believe that the sudden stabs of pain that would leave her collapsed on the bathroom floor might be all in her head. The chronic pain continued for Collins until she was in her early 40s, when she was finally diagnosed with endometriosis — a condition doctors say remains largely mysterious despite affecting millions of women.