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Biopsy is tissue removed by needle or cutting to remove part of a body part. It is usually a small amount of material that is processed by a pathologist. Most of the time it is stained and looked at through a microscope to arrive at a diagnosis. Special processes are done for some tissues or problems. The purpose is to tell what the problem is (diagnosis). ...Read more
I am 40 recently had endometrial biopsy with report says proliferative endometrium with fibrinous what does this mean?
Endometrial 2 phases: The endometrium(lining of the womb) grows in two phases. The first half of the cycle it is "proliferative" in response to estrogen. the second half of the cycle post ovulation is "secretory", normally. A biopsy was take due to concerns for cancer and your report shows "estrogen only" phase stimulation. At age 40 your MD may add progesterone to decrease the risk of endometrial cancer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The PCR report of endometrium biopsy says dedected (mtc). The ESR is 26 and th mantoux is negative also qtb gold is negative. What does this imply?
Nonspecific: See your doctor for further evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
Insulin resist...Ultrasound shows thickened endometrium. Biopsy peformed today. Cycle averages 40 days (5 days of bleeding). Possible causes/outcomes?
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately addressed by your doctor in real-time (face-to-face). Only after a thorogh evaluation, possibly including labs and other studies, can he/she determine what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Endometrial biopsy says profilferative endometrium with focal ciliated metaplasia. I have history of tickened endometrium and with irregular menstrual?
What does this mean?Endometrial biopsy:benign proliferative endometrium with ciliated cell metaplasia without
hyperplasia or malignancy
Normal : It's benign tissue that shows estrogen effect (proliferative endometrium), cell changes that are benign (ciliated metaplasia) & no precancerous or cancerous cells. It's normal and usually means you can avoid major surgery if you have bleeding. Consider hormonal management or an ablation if you have bleeding problems. Take care. ...Read more
Does this mean I do not have uterine cancer? Results from biopsy last week.
Inactive endometrium with stromal breakdown.
No atypia or malignancy identified
Not sure what the Stromal breakdown means either????
I had my transvaginal ultrasound on my 5th day of menses and found to have an endometrium size of 1.19cm. I was advised to have an endometrial biopsy?
Likely/ Possible: If you are having very heavy bleeding or post menopausal bleeding and your doctor has advised an endometrial biopsy, then you should follow through and get it done. However, to really answer this question properly, more information would be needed. Follow your GYN doctors recommendation please. ...Read more