Doctor insights on:
How Long Have Pain After Endometrial Biopsy
1 week: Your doctor should have gone over this with you....But typically the rule is one week from most procedures, including endometrial biopsies. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
A few hours: Cramping should only last a few hours at most. This also depends on if your cervix needs to be dilated in order to obtain the biopsy. Taking an anti-inflammatory medication prior to the procedure may also help reduce cramping. ...Read more
Depends on lab: Using one of the big labs like quest or labcorp results should be available in 48 hours. ...Read more
Depends on lab: Most pathology laboratories have a 2-3 day turn around time. However, timing factors and special studies can increase the time to results. To improve your chances of a quick turn-around time, schedule your biopsy early in the day and early in the week. Consider requesting that your biopsy be reviewed by a specialist in gynecologic pathology, although this can take longer to arrange. ...Read more
What kind of biopsy does a gynecologist do for women with long lasting vaginal infections would it be a cervical biopsy or endometrial biopsy?
Neither: A biopsy of the cervix or endometrium would not usually help understand the reason for vaginal infections. They might assist in diagnosing persistent cervical of uterine infections (respectively). A vaginal biopsy might help understand some types of persistent true vaginal infections in certain rare cases. Generally speaking, however, cultures help diagnosis infections, not biopsies. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See 1 more doctor answer
Endometrial biopsy 12 days ago. pain in left groin/hip/leg area since the day after biopsy. some days are worse than others. is this normal?
- HealthTap gives you access to top U.S. certified doctors
- Our doctors are checked, verified and board certified
- Get personalized help and answers directly from the doctor
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Is it normal to have pain 5 days after an endometrial biopsy?
- How long should you have pain after ovarian cyst ruptures?
- How long should you wait to have sex after a colposcope with biopsy?
- How long should i expect to have blood in my pee after having a prostate biopsy?
- How long does cramping last after my endometrial biopsy?
- How long does the pain last after having a tubal ligation?
- How long should i have pain after endoscopic sinus surgery?
- How long could the pain last after a bone marrow biopsy?
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free