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Doctor insights on: Endometrial Stripe Thickness

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Endometrial stripe thickness of 6.3. Normal?

Endometrial stripe thickness of 6.3. Normal?

Before/after menopau: After menopause, the stripe should be < 5 mm. Before menopause, it can be thickenr. ...Read more

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Had ultrasound an endometrial stripe thickness of 12mm was found and slight fluid in cul de sac. What does that mean?

Had ultrasound an endometrial stripe thickness of 12mm was found and slight fluid in cul de sac. What does that mean?

Depends: The endometrial thickness has limited use in premenopausal women as it will fluctuate throughout the menstrual cycle. The appearance is more important. Ask your doctor to interpret the sonogram in the clinical context of your unique situation to better understand if this is a normal sonogram or not. ...Read more

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Is it 1.4cm endometrial stripe thickness is normal? (i had a period november 15 and MRI was taken november 24)

Is it 1.4cm endometrial stripe thickness is normal? (i had a period november 15 and MRI was taken november 24)

No: One week post menses, the endometrium is very thick. Talk to your md who may be considering an endometrial sampling to determine it is truly normal or not. ...Read more

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Helo. It is normal when my endometrial stripe has a thickness of 1.5 cm. I'm 26 years old.

Helo. It is normal when my endometrial stripe has a thickness of 1.5 cm. I'm 26 years old.

Can be: Normally we don't measure the endometrial stripe in young women in their 20's as it will vary depending on when you are in the menstrual cycle. Discuss with your obgyn who knows your history if your sonogram was normal ...Read more

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Hello. I'm 28 years old and I had a recent US Pelvic and it stated that my endometrial stripe was 4 mm thickness, should I be concerned?

Hello. I'm 28 years old and I had a recent US Pelvic and it stated that my endometrial stripe was 4 mm thickness, should I be concerned?

Probably not: If your menstrual cycles are normal and regular and the pelvic ultrasound was performed by a skilled certified sonographer a few days after your period ended, an endometrial stripe of 4 mm is not a cause for concern. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my uterus is 4.8 x 1.9 x 4.1 CM? And endometrial stripe measures 02.2mm in thickness? With 5.7 x 5.4 x 6.2 CM cystic lesion? A

What does it mean if my uterus is 4.8 x 1.9 x 4.1 CM? And endometrial stripe measures 02.2mm in thickness? With 5.7 x 5.4 x 6.2 CM cystic lesion? A

? ovarian cyst: Your uterus sounds normal. You don't say where the cystic lesion is, but most likely it's in the ovary. If so, it needs evaluation, since it's not normal, and likely some type tumor. If the cystic lesion is in the uterus, I'm not sure what to think. ...Read more

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Is an endometrial stripe of 0.6cm thick normal?

Is an endometrial stripe of 0.6cm thick normal?

The thickness: Of the endometrium varies throughout a woman's cycle. It is thickest just before menstruation, but in general, anything under 1 cm is considered normal. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Is a 0.7 CM endometrial stripe cause for concern?

Is a 0.7 CM endometrial stripe cause for concern?

Depends: If you were 59 that stripe would not be normal but at 49 it could be depending on where you are during your cycle if still having periods. If taking pills that stripe would be abnormal. Could indicate a polyp or build up of tissue if not having regular cycles. Would need to know why was this checked? If concerned could either biopsy or take Progesterone to thin out or check seral sonograms. ...Read more

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What is considered a prominent endometrial stripe?

What is considered a prominent endometrial stripe?

Not reliable: This description is not very reliable. The endometrial stripe is helpful to describe in a menopausal women and has been studied related to fertility. It is normal in your age range for the endometrium to be thinner after a period (4mm) and then thicken thru the month until menstruation. Up to 20mm may be normal. If you are having problems with heavy or irregular bleeding, then have a biopsy. ...Read more

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My endometrial stripe is 5.7mm, what does this mean?

My endometrial stripe is 5.7mm, what does this mean?

Basically normal: The lining of the womb is the endometrium and depending upon when in the menstrual cycle that it was noted appears to be normal in length. ...Read more

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Endometrial stripe measures 1.2 CM is that good or bad?

Endometrial stripe measures 1.2 CM is that good or bad?

Menstrual Cycle: Depends- if you are regularly cycling and the stripe measured 1.2 cm near your period starting, it is normal. If the stripe was measured right after your period, it is thick. ...Read more

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Thickened endometrial stripe, what does it means? Thank you

Thickened endometrial stripe, what does it means? Thank you

Endometrium: The endometrium is internal lining of the uterus. It can be measured via sonogram. This is referred to the endometrial stripe. In premenopausal women this will vary depending on where you are in the menstrual cycle. Some causes of a thick endometrium include endometrial polyps and uterine fibroids. ...Read more

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What happens when the endometrial stripe thickens? Measurement is 1.3cm. Is this normal?

What happens when the endometrial stripe thickens? Measurement is 1.3cm. Is this normal?

It can be thick: Just from building up too much secretory or proliferative endometrium, but it could be abnormal tissue, often times if the ultrasound was done right before your period and at your age your doc may want to repeat the us the first part of your cycle and if the lining measures less than 1.0cm that is normal, if it measures 1.3 then u need an in office hysteroscopy and bx to sample the tissue. ...Read more

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Is a 9mm endometrial stripe normal in a premenopausal woman?

Is a 9mm endometrial stripe normal in a premenopausal woman?

Yes: In a premenopausal woman 9mm stripe is normal. That measurement varies throughout the cycle. Can be more than that. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have ight ovary 4.5x3.4x2.1cm and left 2.6x2.4x1.6 cm and endometrial stripe 1.4 cm?

Is it normal to have ight ovary 4.5x3.4x2.1cm and left 2.6x2.4x1.6 cm and endometrial stripe 1.4 cm?

Well, you can see: That the right ovary seems to be a little bit bigger than the left. The left ovary dimensions are fully within the normal range; the right is a little bit large in the width dimension (3.4 cm:normal is 1.5-3) and in thickness (2.1 cm:normal is 0.5-1.5). Similarly, the endometrial stripe is a little thick (upper limit of normal usually is 1.1 cm). All this suggests need for good evaluation with GYN ...Read more

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What does the endometrial stripe is markedly thickened measuring 24mm mean? Within the endometrial stripe there is an ill-defined hypoechoic area

What does the endometrial stripe is markedly thickened measuring 24mm mean? Within the endometrial stripe there is an ill-defined hypoechoic area

A few things: In a 24 year old it may simply reflect you being late in your menstrual cycle. It could represent overgrowth of tissue. It could represent an endometrial polyp or small uterine fibroid. Your doctor who knows your specific clinical history can likely analyze the result for you in more detail. ...Read more

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Is a 10mm of a endometrial stripe normal for a 16 year old girl?

Is a 10mm of a endometrial stripe normal for a 16 year old girl?

Endometrial stripe: The endometrial stripe is the inner lining of the uterus that grows until a woman undergoes vaginal bleeding as part of her menstrual cycle if she is not pregnant. The stripe varies in thickness from 2 mm to 16 mm depending on phase of menstrual cycle. 10 mm endometrial stripe is within normal limits. ...Read more

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What are common causes of post menopausal bleeding along with an endometrial stripe of 15.2.

When ever there: Is postmenopausal bleeding, it has to be taken seriously and your obgyn should be on board. There is a need for tissue diagnosis (endometrial biopsy) to exclude endometrial malignancy. By the way, the investigation should also include the vagina and the cervix as well. ...Read more

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TVUS: thickening of the endometrial stripe at 1.7cm 1 month ago. Found out I'm now pregnant. What concerns should I have?

TVUS: thickening of the endometrial stripe at 1.7cm 1 month ago. Found out I'm now pregnant. What concerns should I have?

None: At this point none. Can be re-evaluated at the completion of your pregnancy. Congratulations on the pregnancy. Hope it goes well for you. Best of luck. Hope this was helpful. Dr R ...Read more

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Why would part of my endometrial stripe be thin and part be thick (over 1cm)? This is 7 days after end of a abnormal 21 day period.

Why would part of my endometrial stripe be thin and part be thick (over 1cm)? This is 7 days after end of a abnormal 21 day period.

Uneven "lawn mowing": When the estrogen/progesterone sequencing is "out of phase" for whatever reason then the endometrium will be "disordered" just like a drunken landscaper mowing your yard or a tornado that has plowed through a corn field. Thus when the period starts only the part of the endometrium that is "tallest" will shed leaving the rest in place to begin to bleed again later. ...Read more

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Endometrial stripe measures 7mm, am I pregnant?

Endometrial stripe measures 7mm, am I pregnant?

Endometrial stripe: There's no evidence based on that measurement that you are pregnant.
You start to see a sac start to develop in the uterus with early pregnacy. Its possible, however that you could just be pregnant and that it hasn't shown up yet. If any question, do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What is normal measurement range for endometrial stripe after period?

What is normal measurement range for endometrial stripe after period?

Depends on your age: And who does your us, I try to do as many gyn us in my office as possible in coral springs, if you are premenopasal it should be less than 10 mm, any more than this or even close to this, then it needs to be sampled which I do in office hysteroscopy with biopsy as sometimes what looks like thick tissue on us can be a polyp or fibroid, if post menopausal it should be 4 mm or less. ...Read more

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Is a endometrial stripe normal if it is 2.1 cm 7 days after period ends? 2 weeks later it is 1.3cm?

Is a endometrial stripe normal if it is 2.1 cm 7 days after period ends? 2 weeks later it is 1.3cm?

Young age: The endometrial stripe will vary a lot and we don’t usually pay too much attention to it in a 19 year old unless there are specific concerns for polyps. Discuss the findings with your Obgyn to determine if any further testing is needed ...Read more

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