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uterine lining thick before period?

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Dr. Stephen Richards
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrium: The normal menstrual cycle is associated with an increasing thick lining prior to your period. You have a period because this lining sloughs off in a cyclic fashion each month.
Answered on Feb 9, 2019

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