A 33-year-old female asked:
2 cm thick endometrial lining 17 day of cycle with bulky uterus. regular periods never unusual bleeding. followup us at 9/10 cycle.cancer?
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Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Less likely: With regular periods your endometrial stripe would not likely indicate cancer, but 20 mm is unusually thick - esp. With regular periods. It most likely mean nothing, it could possibly represent endometrial hyperplasia. Your doctor can and should discuss this with you, he./she may recommend an endometrial biopsy.
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