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Women lose £40,000 in seven-year diagnosis wait

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Women with endometriosis - where tissue similar to the lining of the womb grows in places such as ovaries and fallopian tubes - are losing £ 41,000 in earnings while waiting an average seven-and-a-half years for a diagnosis, new research has found.

Period5 Mar 2019

Women with endometriosis - where tissue similar to the lining of the womb grows in places such as ovaries and fallopian tubes - are losing £ 41,000 in earnings while waiting an average seven-and-a-half years for a diagnosis, new research has found.

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TitleWomen lose £40,000 in seven-year diagnosis wait
Media name/outletThe Independent
Date of coverage5/03/19

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