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what does it mean if i my endometrium measures 16mm

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Proliferative phase: In a postmenopausal woman it means it is too thick, and tissue sampling (a biopsy) should be done. In a woman with regular menstrual cycles it indicat ... Read More

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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Haas
Specializes in Fertility Medicine
Pathology report: This sounds like a pathology report, possibly from a D&C? Or maybe you had a polypectomy? A pathologist generally will describe the color and amo ... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrium: Either ultrasound or some kinds of "x-rays" ( a CT for example) can measure endometrial thickening, which may be due to benign causes. The measure yo ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nothing : The endometrial thickness is a standard thing to measure on ultrasound. In a premenopausal woman one week before her period a thickness of 1.5 cm is n ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Nothing out of..: ...Context. Ca.125 is used to follow up response to treatment in patients with cancer of the ovary but a slightly elevated level can come from non ma ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jamil Mroueh
33 years experience Fertility Medicine
Did not ovulate: It usually means you have not ovulated yet you may be ovulating late or not ovulating at all.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Clarify: How was this seen? Could be a calcified fibroid.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Usually...: Infection, arthritis, or other autoimmune inflammation! the best marker is the CRP test. But it can be elevated in certain metabolic conditions such a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience General Practice
Pelvic pain: There are so many explanations for pain in th pelvis, it is not possible to say it is your uterus. Could be ovarian cysts, ligaments of th pelvis, or ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Marker of : Inflammation. Elevated ESR is a non-specific marker of inflammation, but not diagnostic of any particular disease.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : It means you have a normal liver test. Check with your dr to see what he is looking for.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Liver problem: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Flechner
45 years experience Urology
Drink lots of fluid: Ureteral stones often pass spontaneously when <6mm, but not always. The amount of pain they cause when traveling from the kidney to the bladder ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sean Egan
Dr. Sean Egan answered
27 years experience Urology
Usually not problem: As long as the blood pressure is normal, there is no blood or protein in urine analysis and your creatinine clearance is normal, smaller kidneys shoul ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know: Symptoms that could occur with hypothyroidism include: depressed & irritable mood, decreased sex drive, problems with memory, weight gain, cold sensit ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: It just means your Pap smears are more uncomfortable due to the difficulty seeing your cervix.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Beats me: What, where, visible, on ultrasound? How big?
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Juan Richiusa
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bacteria: It means that the vaginal environment has change and become alkaline thus promoting growth of gardernella vaginalis bv.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
WMSI is: peak wall motion score index. It is used to predict the risk of future cardiac events. Normal=1. A WMSI of 2 indicates significant wall motion abno ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
You are nearsighted.: Myopia means nearsighted. Your distant vision is not clear.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
NOT NECESSARILY: It is always possible that you have fibroids (benign tumors), but having a heavy period may not signal any abnormality at all. If you continue to be ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Semen Questions: I am a bit thrown by the question since you list yourself as female. There is no medical problem with thick semen. I would be concerned if you lost ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt, workup: If the nodule is very small, it is most likely benign. Your risk factors including smoking history, family history and pulmonary history can be assess ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Disease is active: We would like to be able to get your AST and ALT below 40 by suppressing the virus. Your physician can advise you further.

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