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A 44-year-old female asked:

Uterus is retroverted. measures 7.7x5.3x5.4 cm. is size normal? mild myometrial heterogeneity without local abnormality. what is this?normal? endometrium homogenous. normal? endometrium not thickened at 6 mm. is that normal? 44 yrs.

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Enlarged uterus: One fourth of women have a retroverted uterus. This is a normal variation. The average uterus, measures 3 to 4 inches by 2.5 inches. Yours in larger than this. Causes for enlarged uterus include fibroids (not seen on your study) adenomyosis (thickening of the uterine wall- yours is normal at 6mm) and Cancer (make sure they do a pap smear) Otherwise, enlarged uterus can be a benign finding.

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