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A 31-year-old female asked:

Endometrial biopsy says profilferative endometrium with focal ciliated metaplasia. i have history of tickened endometrium and with irregular menstrual?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It is not cancer: This report indicates an overgrown proliferative endometrium which has not been exposed to progesterone. Estrogen only will produce such a situation and bears watching because the endometrium could go forward to endometrial cancer unless combated by progesterone Rx.
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