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Burning Of Uterus Lining
If I understand: If i understand what you are saying, you're asking how to make a period lighter by having less uterine lining to shed? If that's your question, the answer is, you should consider oral contraceptives or birth control pill. The pill tends to make women's periods lighter and shorter. ...Read more
What did your doc: Say? Your doc should have explained all of the possible causes to you, could be from too much estrogen building up benign tissue, could be form intrauterine polyps or fibroids, could be from pre-cancer- hyperplasia or endometrial cancer if you were my pt i would do an in office hysteroscopy and biopsy to r/o anything bad and then i can rec txmnent, hopefully your doc does this in the office. ...Read more
Hormones: At 41, your hormones change and you are not sending the same signals as when you were younger, make sure that the lining is not building up and getting thick. Your gyn can evaluate this with an ultrasound. ...Read more
Unopposed estrogen: Estrogens build up the inner lining, progesterone from ovulation then transforms the inner lining into a cushion for a fertilized egg. When there is no ovulation and hence no progesterone, the inner lining keeps growing. Eventually, the uterus starts shedding some of the inner lining, builds new/more lining up in other places, and the vicious cycle continues. ...Read more
Endometrium is very crucial for the female reproductive cycle. In a post menopausal female with irregular bleeding with thickness of >5mm, an evaluation is required with endometrial biopsy orD &C.
In your case, 43 yo with about 3cm endometrial thickness which seems quit enlarged. Ensure that pregnancy test is done after which if negative, an endometrial biopsy or hysteroscopy/D&C need to be done ...Read more
US reading: Assuming this was from an US reading, it simply means that your uterus was measured and found to be in the "thick" classification category. As long as you are getting regular routine evaluations with your GYN dr. and getting your normal screening test done, and have no symptoms, AND assuring your GYN knows the report of the US, and is following you...then you should be fine. ...Read more
How can you tell when the lining of the uterus is shedding? And can you conceive during this time?
Can you tell me where does the bleeding come from if it is not the lining of the uterus sloughing off?
Is it normal to have a thickened uterus lining of 20mm one month after a surgical termination. Or should it be back to normal by then?
Depends: It depends on where you are in your cycle. This can be absolutely normal at some stages of the cycle. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Uterus measures 4.1 x 5.4 x 8.7 is this enlarged? is endometrium the same thing as the uterus? Lining-19mm US says endometrium is enlarged/heterogeneo
Lining of uterus: When the lining of your uterus is thick it means that either you are in the last phase of your menstrual cycle or also it can be due to pregnancy. However, medical conditions of the uterus can also resemble a thick endometrium, like endometrial hyperplasia (pre -malginancy) endometrial polyps, or uterine fibroids. ...Read more
I have had what looks like my lining of my uterus come out but I haven't bled just spotted two days before but only for that day. Why could that be?
Maybe polyp? period?: First of all, be sure you were not pregnant. but if that is neg, then you likely shed a polyp. sometimes the whole uterine lining sheds ( called a cast..) but unclear why that would happen just at that time. unclear if you were due for your period. Bottom line is if recurrent abnl bleeding happens ( like more than 7 days or more than 3 heavy), then see your gyno to evaluate. ...Read more
Implantation: The uterine lining can potentially be too thick or too thin to allow embryos to adequately implant. At times there may be pathologic abnormalities such as polyps or fibroids present. In addition scar tissue can exist between the front and the back of the uterine wall to prevent implantation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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