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the shedding of the lining of the uterus is called

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
39 years experience Family Medicine
Curettage: Scraping out the lining of the uterus is called curettage. It comes from the french word curage, meaning to clean out. The procedure is commonly cal ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
13 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Period: Your period (menstruation) is the shedding of the uterine lining.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lillian Schapiro
30 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hormones: At 41, your hormones change and you are not sending the same signals as when you were younger, make sure that the lining is not building up and getti ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
If I understand: If i understand what you are saying, you're asking how to make a period lighter by having less uterine lining to shed? If that's your question, the a ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please check a preg: test , if negative then can be form other causes . please see your gyn
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
55 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Assuming you mean you missed your period, did you have unprotected sex? Do you use birth control? Answer is you could be.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Still fertile: Just wait a little.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No it won't.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
19 years experience Fertility Medicine
No: When you are pregnant your hormones are very high which begins to suppress endometriosis. The glands of endometriosis around the body do not actually ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Uterine shedding: I'm not at all sure what you mean by thinking your uterine lining is shedding but no bleeding - this is really not possible. If your'e having some typ ... Read More

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