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Rockville, MD
A 29-year-old female asked:

Is the uters get bigger before period every time my ultra sound size change by couple cm after period it's 8.2 and before period it's like 11.2 is ok?

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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 48 years experience
Yes: We usually measure the uterus just after the period. It is entirely normal for the uterus to enlarge as you approach mid cycle and the onset of your period. A length of 8.2cm is normal.
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