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A 68-year-old female asked:

Can substantial weight gain cause your uterine lining to thicken?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Yes but : Weight gain can cause endometrial thickening but this is not normal. This is from excess estrogen and it is a risk factor for cancer. If your endometrial lining was thickened please get evaluated.

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