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dysfunctional endometrial elimination

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Howell
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dub and endometrial: Causes of dysfunctional bleeding should be determined by a biopsy before proceeding to ablative therapy. If there is no evidence of cancer then the a ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Enggano
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Destroys the lining: An endometrial ablation is a procedure in which the lining of the uterus is destroyed (burned, resected, vaporized) in order to stop or decrease bleed ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Many of us do: Tolstoy wrote that no two unhappy families are alike. But this is fairly common. Especially if someone in the home has mental illness and is noncompli ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kurss
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Uterine lining: For a variety of reasons, a GYN will take a tissue sample of the lining of the uterus. This is frequently done to be sure that there aren't any worris ... Read More
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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Obtaines tissue: It means that tissue was obtained from the emdometrial lining during a D&C.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: That is fine - as you might be midcycle
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Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrium: If you are in your 20's to 40's, the thickness of your endometrium can be from 1-2 mm. to 5-6 mm. depending on the time of your cycle. This is a norma ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sean Williamson
13 years experience Pathology
Lining of uterus: The endometrium is the lining of the uterus that changes throughout the menstrual cycle to prepare for the possibility of a pregnancy. Pathology means ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
6mm: would generally be considered normal.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Robbins
10 years experience Family Medicine
Mostly: There are several different companies that have endo ablation devices, each with varied success. Some women's periods completely stop, while others p ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Austin
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrium: If you are 21 years old, an endometrial thickness of .66cm is normal. If you are post-menopausal, it is too thick.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Alexander
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrial stripe: Its normal for your age. Its nothing to worry about.

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