A 51-year-old female asked:
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i m diagonoed with bulky uterus 16mm endometrial lining. my age is 52 yrs n facing heavy irregular bleeding. what is the treatment?

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Dr. Najia Lawrence
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrial biopsy: This could be anything from perimenopausal bleeding to something more serious. You should follow up with your physician for an endometrial biopsy and to discuss medical (ocp's, lysteda, iud) vs surgical treatments such as endometrial ablations or hysterectomy.
Answered on May 19, 2018
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If your endometrium: Measures that thick you need an in office hysteroscopy and biopsy and then the bleeding can be treated.
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