U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 25-year-old female asked:

What is bulky uterus(16mm) endometrial lining. is it the cause of heavy bleeding. what is the treatment for excessive bleeding?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
If your endometrium: Measures that thick you need an in office hysteroscopy and biopsy and then the bleeding can be treated.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Feb 11, 2019


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.