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Doctor insights on: Bulky Uterus Pregnancy

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Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Please tell me, could a person with bulky uterus go on to have a normal pregnancy?

?: Not sure what a bulky uterus is. Most common finding in enlarged uteri is fibroids. Although some can interfere with pregnancy most don't. ...Read more

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What is the risk of having a bulky uterus?

What is the risk of having a bulky uterus?

Bulky: It may mean nothing as this is sometimes over read by the radiologist. It could also be early signs of things like fibroids (leiomyomata) or adnenomyosis. An early pregnancy before the gestational sac is seen is also possible. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for bulky uterus?

What is the treatment for bulky uterus?

Depends: If you have lots of fibroids that makes you look like you are pregnant, then surgery is an option. They can remove the fibroids or if needed, perform a hysterectomy
However, if you have a solitary fibroids, you can undergo embolization with an interventional radiologist.
If your uterus is bulky due to adenomyosis, then surgical treatment is indicated.
Meds can help but often surgery is reqd ...Read more

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Treatment for bulky uterus 10.7cm long axis 5.3cm thick, normal adnexas?

Treatment for bulky uterus 10.7cm long axis 5.3cm thick, normal adnexas?

Depends: In general no treatment for a uterus that is just bulky. It really depends on why you had the ultrasound and what your plans are for children. Mild uterine enlargement is often times associated with adenomyosis and fibroids, but can also be seen in an early pregnancy before the gestation is visible. More info is really needed to answer your question. ...Read more

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I have a bilateral pelvic phleboli & bulky uterus with no bleeding is this something serious or it can cause something serious later I am worried.

I have a bilateral pelvic phleboli & bulky uterus with no bleeding is this something serious or it can cause something serious later I am worried.

Pelvic phleboliths: Pelvic phleboliths / phleboli are small calcifications in pelvic veins, they are very common specially in females and mostly benign. Bulky uterus can result from many reasons. A thorough evaluation by a gynecologist is needed. ...Read more

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"Uterus, retroverted and bulky, normal in shape and position. A hypoechoic SOL at the anterior wall (3.1cm X 2.7cm).Endonetrial thickness1.26cm. Impression 1. bulky uterus with fibroud 2. prominent endometrium. Is it problem for baby? Married 6months

"Uterus, retroverted and bulky, normal in shape and position. A hypoechoic SOL at the anterior wall (3.1cm X 2.7cm).Endonetrial thickness1.26cm. Impression 1. bulky uterus with fibroud 2. prominent endometrium. Is it problem for baby? Married 6months

Sonogram reports: Sonogram reports should be interpreted by the ordering physician who can place in the proper context of your clinical history. You may want to inquire about the endometrial thickness and ask your doctor if any further evaluation is warranted. ...Read more

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Can cephalosporin be used for bulky uterus?

Can cephalosporin be used for bulky uterus?

Yes: What exactly do you mean by "bulky uterus"? Many times, cephalosporins may be used to treat an infection of your uterus or pelvic area. ...Read more

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What to do if I have bulky uterus with inhomogenous coarse myometrial echoes?

What to do if I have bulky uterus with inhomogenous coarse myometrial echoes?

Adenomyosis: Inhomogenous myometrial echos on ultrasound can be a sign of adenomyosis, which is a growth of endometrium into the muscle of the uterus (used to be called 'endometriosis interna'). Adenomyosis can cause heavy, painful bleeding. If clinically needed a MRI of the uterus can give more information about the presence of adenomyosis. A common treatment for suspected adenomysis is hysterectomy ...Read more

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Bulky uterus in relation to the age group measures 64.2×39.7 mm In Its Maximal CC and AP dimentions. With non uniform attenuation.68 years woman means?

Bulky uterus in relation to the age group measures 64.2×39.7 mm In Its Maximal CC and AP dimentions. With non uniform attenuation.68 years woman means?

Fibroids?: It may mean that you have fibroids or some other sort of mass in your uterus. An endometrial (uterine) biopsy would be a good idea to make sure that there is no cancer or other problem in your uterus. ...Read more

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Doctor I wanted to know what are the side effects of bulky uterus? Please help. I m worried.

Depends: If you are having normal regular periods then a bulky uterus is not important. Ask your doctor what they meant by bulky? Does this mean you have fibroids or adenomyosis. Without knowing more then it is difficult to answer. I suspect at age 20 that the doctor meant it just felt a little large but was not concerned unless follow up testing was ordered. ...Read more

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Why do I have a bulky uterus right ovary cysts and a scanty fluid in my endormidrium after an abortion?

Why do I have a bulky uterus right ovary cysts and a scanty fluid in my endormidrium after an abortion?

Different reasosn: The "scanty fluid in endometrium" makes sense right after an abortion, the ovarian cysts may or may not be due to having been pregnant but having nothing at all to do with the abortion, if your uterus is bulky it has been bulky for some years, that didn't just happen. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Diagoned with bulky uterus &bleeding excessively from 1 month (stops with tablets only).My age is 53.what can be the reason &treatment? Can d&c help?

Diagoned with bulky uterus &bleeding excessively from 1 month (stops with tablets only).My age is 53.what can be the reason &treatment? Can d&c help?

A "bulky uterus": Usually means that you have adenomyosis or fibroid tumors in the uterus. These conditions frequently require surgical removal of the uterus. However, most women go into menopause and stop bleeding around your age. If you can control symptoms until menopause, you won't need surgery. You should have a D&C or biopsy of the inside of the uterus to rule out cancer. ...Read more

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I am 54. I got a child 28 ys old. My report says I got bulky uterus showing finding suggestive of adenmyosis with intramural fibroids and one subserou?

Talk with your doc: Adenomyosis is when the lining of the uterus grows through the muscle of the uterus. This can cause pain and abnormal bleeding. Intramural fibroids are usually non cancerous. They can cause pain and abnormal bleeding.
Your fibroids are in the muscle of the uterus (intramural) and on the surface of the uterus (subserousal). See your doctor for treatment options. ...Read more

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Help please! Could bulky uterus affect childbirth?

Help please! Could bulky uterus affect childbirth?

YES: Most commonly a bulky uterus means fibroids, but sometimes means adenomyosis or endometriosis of the uterus. All can affect fertility, miscarriage, and childbirth. But every situation is different and how to deal with everything is different! ...Read more

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What are the precautions to be taken when there is bulky uterus problem?

By bulky: I presume you mean "enlarged" uterus? An enlarged uterus is common and can be a symptom of a variety of medical conditions...two of the most common are uterine fibroids, noncancerous tumors of the muscular wall of the uterus, and adenomyosis, a diffuse thickening of the uterus when lining tissue (endometrium) moves into the muscular outer wall. Symptoms: pelvic pain, heavy periods/bleeding. ...Read more

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Bulky uterus. Myometrium thick and corase. Endometrium 14mm. Ovaries are normal. No adxenal mass?

Bulky uterus. Myometrium thick and corase. Endometrium 14mm. Ovaries are normal. No adxenal mass?

Not normal: I am sure your gyn probably told u that you need a hysteroscopy and endometrial sampling, I do those in office takes 5 minutes please discuss with your gyn. ...Read more

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I have a bulky uterus and also trying 4 a baby what r my chances of falling pregnant its bulky due 2 fibroids : (?

I have a bulky uterus and also trying 4 a baby what r my chances of falling pregnant its bulky due 2 fibroids : (?

Decreased: Uterine fibroids decrease your ability to carry to term. The gold standard for treatment is myomectomy. Talk with your ob/gyn. ...Read more

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I have a small renal concretion in left kidney and bulky uterus. I get severe pain attacks very often. I am 30 years unmarried female.

I have a small renal concretion in left kidney and bulky uterus. I get severe pain attacks very often. I am 30 years unmarried female.

Find a good doctor!: If your pain is persistent beyond 2-3 weeks, you may need some X-rays done. For that you will need to find a good doctor (Physician/MD) who can examine you. A gynecologist may also be needed to find the reason why your uterus is bulky???
Without a medical check up, it is hard to answer your question fully well. ...Read more

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Help! Can a woman with bulky uterus get children?

Help! Can a woman with bulky uterus get children?

Depends on cause: Often women are told that their uterus is large or bulky on exam- it could be a sign of fibroids or adenomyosis. I would recommend seeing a fertility specialist for an ultrasound to check the uterus and find the cause of your enlarged uterus. Since you are 46 years of age-- the fertility specialist can evaluate your eggs too! ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a bulky uterus (but within range)?

What does it mean to have a bulky uterus (but within range)?

Maybe: Sounds like it is larger than average but still normal. ...Read more

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I am diagnosed with Mildly bulky Uterus of ET 10 mm thru a scan. What does it mean and how is it treated?

I am diagnosed with Mildly bulky Uterus of ET 10 mm thru a scan. What does it mean and how is it treated?

Endometrial thicknes: That's just how "thick" the endometrial cavity is. In a postmenopausal woman, that number should be less than 4mm and if greater, endometrial biopsy (to see if it's polyp, hyperplasia or cancer) is indicated.
In a premenopausal woman, 10mm is still within normal limits usually and doesn't necessarily need treatment. ...Read more

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I have pcos and bulky uterus what are the complications during conception?

I have pcos and bulky uterus what are the complications during conception?

Ovulation Stim: The questions for pcos patients who want to get pregnant is "are you ovulating? " If you are having regular cyclic periods then you probably are. If you are not having periods then you are probably not ovulating. Metformin and Clomid (clomiphene) are common medications given to pcos patients to help with conception. Ask your doctor if you are a candidate for Clomid (clomiphene) ...Read more

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Age 46 pre menopausal. Bulky uterus. Myometrium thick and corase. Endometrium 14mm. Ovaries are normal. No adxenal mass. What is the issue?

Age 46 pre menopausal. Bulky uterus. Myometrium thick and corase. Endometrium 14mm. Ovaries are normal. No adxenal mass. What is the issue?

Is there bleeding?: The normal endometrium is about 5mm thick., I assume this is from ultrasound. Mri can see the junctional zone anatomy better. Ask your doctor if they think you could have endometrial thickening or adenomyosis. ...Read more

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I m 31years old. I m married 15months ago. I had laprotomy 12months ago due to overian cyst. I have endometrosis and bulky uterus. I want to conscieve.

I m 31years old. I m married 15months ago. I had laprotomy 12months ago due to overian cyst. I have endometrosis and bulky uterus. I want to conscieve.

Go for it: Most people with endometriosis can conceive on their own with no problem. If you have been trying to get pregnant without success then schedule a visit with an obgyn to discuss fertility evaluation. ...Read more

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Iam sandhya, 27. Iam having bulky uterus with uterine fibroid. Uterus bulky & anteverted. Measures13.8x9.4x12.8cm.12.1x11.6x10.7cm in posterior wall?

Iam sandhya, 27. Iam having bulky uterus with uterine fibroid. Uterus bulky & anteverted. Measures13.8x9.4x12.8cm.12.1x11.6x10.7cm in posterior wall?

Surgery: When fibroids cause problems, for the vast majority of women surgery is required. The type of surgery depends on your age, reproduction and the type, size and locations of the fibroids. ...Read more

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Bulky uterus. Anterior, irregular walled 23x26mm structure.? Adenomyoma. Near internal os ill-defined structure 5x12mm. Cannot rule out polyp v scar.

Bulky uterus. Anterior, irregular walled 23x26mm structure.? Adenomyoma. Near internal os ill-defined structure 5x12mm. Cannot rule out polyp v scar.

What si your?: You have given an ultrasound report but not asked a question. There is not room in 400 words to just chat about this data. Please tell us what you want to know so we can help. ...Read more

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Hello doctor! ... In a sonography it is found that I have a bulky uterus... Will it affect me in getting pregnant? Help

Hello doctor! ... In a sonography it is found that I have a bulky uterus... Will it affect me in getting pregnant? Help

Not really: This is sometimes related to fibroids but other times just relating to thickness of the myometrium. (muscle of the uterus). It won't hurt but probably won't help. ...Read more

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I m diagonoed with bulky uterus 16mm endometrial lining. My age is 52 yrs n facing heavy irregular bleeding. What is the treatment?

I m diagonoed with bulky uterus 16mm endometrial lining. My age is 52 yrs n facing heavy irregular bleeding. What is the treatment?

Endometrial biopsy: This could be anything from perimenopausal bleeding to something more serious. You should follow up with your physician for an endometrial biopsy and to discuss medical (ocp's, lysteda, iud) vs surgical treatments such as endometrial ablations or hysterectomy. ...Read more

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Ultrascanning abdomen report says - retroverted bulky uterus with thickened endometrium, left simple functional ovarian cyst. What does this mean?

Ultrascanning abdomen report says - retroverted bulky uterus with thickened endometrium, left simple functional ovarian cyst. What does this mean?

See GYN: The thickening of the endometrium (lining of the uterus) needs to be checked out. Usually the doctor will do an endometrial biopsy to see if the cells are normal or abnormal. A functional ovarian cyst is nothing to be concerned about and is just related to ovulation usually. ...Read more

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I had laparoscopic surgery last Thursday and my report says I have bulky uterus, CX normal, rt ovary - corpus luteam, lft - normal cyst. Will I get preg?

I had laparoscopic surgery last Thursday and my report says I have bulky uterus, CX normal, rt ovary - corpus luteam, lft - normal cyst. Will I get preg?

Talk to your surgeon: You need to talk to your surgeon. He or she was the one that saw everything, so should be able to answer your question. Nothing you describe says you shouldn't be able to get pregnant. ...Read more

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Bulky uterus with large posterior intramural fibroid which treatment is suitable surgery or laparoscope plz suggest me?

Depends: Treatment for large fibroid depends on a few factors. If you have completed child bearing, a hysterectomy done by laparoscopy (robotically) or open is appropriate depending on size and availability of technology. On the contrary, you can preserve the uterus by doing a myomectomy (scope or open). Minimally invasive is the preferable way to achieve either procedure. ...Read more

Adenomyosis (Definition)

Adenomyosis is when glands and stroma from the uterine lining is found buried in the muscle wall of the uterus itself. The uterus at times is enlarged and it is boggy or soft in nature ...Read more


Uterus (Definition)

The uterus is a muscular organ in a woman's pelvis where the the fertilized egg attaches ...Read more