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Endometriosis is a common and often painful disorder in which tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus grows outside your uterus.
Gonorrhea is a highly contagious sexually transmitted infection. Without treatment, serious complications can occur.
Prostatitis, inflammation of the prostate gland, can cause significant male pelvic pain and other symptoms.
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