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A 51-year-old female asked:

51.5yrs, had laparoscopy, cystoscopy and hysteroscopy w/d&c. have been using alesse since may. dr. said uterus is enlarged. did alesse cause this?

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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Alesse is primarily a contraceptive pill with estrogen & progestin, which should not make uterus bigger except "recycling" the lining of uterus like a normal menstrual cycle. At your age, some uterine fibroid formation may more likely contribute to uterine enlargement. Of course, ask you gyn-doc timely for detail.

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