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Possible endometrial cancer. endometrial biopsy normal. hysteroscopy d&c recommended because lining is 15. what is this suspect of?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya answered

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When Bx is done it takes sample from few spots....which can miss a focal disease. D& C gets all the endometrium out and gives a better chance od Dx. If superficial enough it may cure it also. Not knowing your age, disease hx, duration, reproductive hx.....this much can be said.

Answered Nov 13, 2014

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Dr. Bryan Kurtz answered

Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology

If the biopsy was negative, chances are minimal that you have cancer. Most likely, you have a polyp causing the thickened endometrium. The hysteroscopy and D&C will show what is definately going on and allow removal of the tissue. It will also confirm the biopsy results, likely showing no cancer.

Answered Nov 25, 2014

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