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thickened lining of the uterus after menopause

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yonatan Mahller
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Endometriosis is related to estrogen. After menopause a woman's estrogen goes way down and endomtriosis isn't as painful. Thick lining of the uterus ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barbara Toppin
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Some women taking hormonal replacement may have a thickened lining. Women who are diabetic, obese, may also have thickening. Polyps ma ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandor Mecs
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Requires attention: More often than not, when caught early, this situation is not cancer, but should be evaluated and treated asap. If cancer, and treated early can be cu ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandor Mecs
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Overgrowth or polyp: Women often experience an overgrowth of the lining of their uterus, the endometrium, called hyperplasia. The hyperplasia may be only simple, requiring ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal Estrogen: When you are in menopause, your body stops making estrogen. Since the vaginal tissue is very sensitive to estrogen, it can become thin and lose its ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandor Mecs
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Just a little: Your uterus will undergo a little shrinkage after menopause, in some women more than in others, but if it was significantly enlarged before menopause ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Peak incidence: Uterine cancer peak incidence 49 yrs and older ( premenopausal and menopausal woman.Rare in younger woman.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
29 years experience Fertility Medicine
Good chance: That you will get alot of relief after menopause. Conservative surgery for adenomyosis is often unsatisfactory. Hysterectomy coudl bea good choice if ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
49 years experience Psychiatry
Ask U PCP: Yes. It will start shrinking , but u may ask u pcp or u gynecologist about that.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Swor
40 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Estrogen excess: Endometrial thickening is usually due to excess estrogen effect on the uterine lining or infrequent ovulation. A polyp, submucus fibroid or (less com ... Read More
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