i've written on here before but i am just desparate of finding someone with a similar story as me to help figure this out. anyways, i have had all endo symptoms for many many years and it is only getting worse to where i am missing atleast half a day of school a week. i've actually missed so many days this year that the school has sent me 2 signed forms saying if i keep missing, they will fail me. even if it's because i've been sick. i'm 17 and have cousins who have endometriosis but i have not been officially diagnosed yet. i've had a lap, D&C, chemical D&C, colonoscopy, been on every birth control known to man since i was 11, have had a million blood tests, MRI's, so many ultrasounds, and they wanted to do an internal ultrasound but she said it would hurt since i haven't ever had sex but she said she saw everything she needed to see. i'm just in constant pain all of the time, i live on pain medicine , a tens unit perscribed by my doctor, heating pads for my lower back and abdomen, and portable heat therapy. i have sharp and deep pains in my left side of my abdomen, as well as almost period-like pains in my abdomen a lot, pelvic pain to where i can't stand, lower back pain, and it also runs down my left leg too. my periods are never on time and when they do come, it's AWFUL. i throw up almost every day, i don't go to school, and i shake and sweat and scream of pain. i've switched 3 doctors now because non of them would take me seriously because i am young. i just need help. please. if u have any idea as to what this could be let me know.