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How big is my uterus at 7 months?

How big is my uterus at 7 months?

Ultrasound: You would need an Ultrasound to tell you your exact size at 7mo. Best wishes to you. ...Read more

Uterus (Definition)

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


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How big is the baby if the uterus is 38cm?

How big is the baby if the uterus is 38cm?

Cannot say: But, if you want to find out , your OB can order or do an ultrasound to get an estimated fetal wt which can be off a pound either way but that is much more accurate than measuring your uterus. ...Read more

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Sources suggest that uterus size is 7.5x4x2.5 yet others say 8x4x4cm as being normal. Why is there this large disparity? I was worried by my ap 4.4cm.

Sources suggest that uterus size is 7.5x4x2.5 yet others say 8x4x4cm as being normal. Why is there this large disparity? I was worried by my ap 4.4cm.

Not significant diff: The normal range is an estimate of where 75% of the population falls, so there is little difference between 4.25 and 4 cm. 4.4 cm is not a significant varrience from the normal range to get worried about. If you are concerned discuss it with your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the big deal about an enlarged uterus?

What is the big deal about  an enlarged uterus?

Depends: In worse case scenario can mean cancer. In most of the cases it s fibroids causing painfull periods and abundent menses, . ...Read more

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I have a tumor in my uterus that is almost 3 is big and is very painful. Should it be removed.

I have a tumor in my uterus that is almost 3 is big and is very painful. Should it be removed.

Yes.: If you're sure you have a tumor and it's painful, you should get it removed especially before it can get malignant. There are ways to do this and keep your womb intact so you can have kids. So talk to your doctor and get it removed. Good luck! ...Read more

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Are these normal measurements? Uterus size 7.5 x 3.8 x 4.4cm - this seems really large? Endometrium 6mm. Please help

Are these normal measurements? Uterus size 7.5 x 3.8 x 4.4cm - this seems really large? Endometrium 6mm. Please help

Not large: Perhaps the measurements seem large because you're not used to cm. Your uterus is normal. 7.5cm long means 3 inches long. That's not very long for a uterus. ...Read more

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What are signs that your pregnant besides big uterus?

What are signs that your pregnant besides big uterus?

No period: Most women suspect pregnancy after missing a period. Other women will also experience breast tenderness, fatigue and nausea. Urine pregnancy tests available over-the-counter can detect pregnancy as soon as 4-5 weeks after a missed period. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's dangerous to leave a big fibroid in uterus?

Please advise if it's dangerous to leave a big fibroid in uterus?

Maybe: Fibroids often continue to grow until menopause. We used to think that only 1 in 1000's became cancerous, but we now think it is closer to one in 350. Fibroids can grow so large that they obstruct the flow from your kidneys or blood returning from your legs. Depending on size and your situation, fibroids may be removed through an open procedure or a roboticly . www.drschapirointhenews.com ...Read more

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Uterus still very large and hard 4 weeks after giving birth. Is this common?

Uterus still very large and hard 4 weeks after giving birth. Is this common?

Yes, maybe: It may take up to 6 weeks for the uterus to return to its original size. As long as there is no bleeding or pain, it is normal for the uterus to be enlarged and firm. It is best to be examined by your OB to make sure the uterus is appropriate size for this stage of the post partum period. ...Read more

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In medical terminology for uterus lining thickness, how big is 3 centimeters?

In medical terminology for uterus lining thickness, how big is 3 centimeters?

Endometrium: 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

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How big is 6.76 by 6 CM fibroid.In the anterior wall of uterus?Will it incrase in size? How fast?

See below: The mass is about 2.5 inches in diameter. It is not possible to predict the behavior of a given fibroid. Please see this site for more info. http://women.webmd.com/uterine-fibroids/features/fibroid-tumors-what-every-woman-must-know. ...Read more

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Found out I have a fibroid in my uterus in it is kinda large do u thnk they will be able to remove it?

Yes.: A fibroid is a non cancerous tumor of the uterus and is very common. It only needs to be removed if you have problems like heavy periods that do not improve with medical therapy or if you have symptoms of pressure or pain. A fibroid can always be removed regardless of the size. The size will only determine what incision is used to remove the fibroid. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my uterus to be slightly larger than before i had my last month period? And is it normal for it to be hard while lying down?

Cant feel: At age 18 if you are not pregnant you should not be able to feel your uterus at all. If you can then something is not normal. You should see a gynecologist soon. ...Read more

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24wks pg. At last sono I noticed that from my the baby in uterus to my short, .4cm cervix was a large v-shaped void of nothing. Is this "funneling"?

24wks pg. At last sono I noticed that from my the baby in uterus to my short, .4cm cervix was a large v-shaped void of nothing. Is this "funneling"?

Hard to say: An experienced perinatologist would always want to see images or to at least know the sonographer or sonologist who did the ultrasound study. Therefore, we cannot provide an answer for you here. However, if you are already considered high risk due to short cervix and/or history of preterm labor or birth, you are probably in the care of OB or mfm (maternal-fetal medicine) and could contact them. ...Read more

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Are large fibroids outside the uterus easy to be operated on -penduculate?

Are large fibroids outside the uterus easy to be operated on -penduculate?

Fibroids: It will be up to an obgyn to decide how easy to operate on those based on the anatomical features of those. ...Read more

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Can large fibroids cause uterus to rapture ?

Can large fibroids cause uterus to rapture ?

Not likely: Uterine rupture is most likely to occur in pregnancy with previous c/s. What is more likely is that large fibroids can cause heavy bleeding, bloating, pain, and change in size of clothing. ...Read more