Pelvic Pain Map (image) NIH/Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Share Print E-Mail Caption "Women were asked to indicate on a diagram the areas where they felt pain. The color-coded blocks show the number of women reporting pain, ranging from the least pain (top block) to the most pain (bottom block). Most women reported pain in the pelvic-abdominal area. The greatest number of women reporting pain in the pelvic-abdominal area were those later diagnosed with endometriosis. Credit Human Reproduction Usage Restrictions Credit must be given to Human Reproduction Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.