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Doctor insights on: T Shaped Uterus

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What is a t shaped uterus caused by?

What is a t shaped uterus caused by?

Born that way : Uterine anomalies are something you are born with. Most are just in your genes. ...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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I have a t-shaped uterus & use mirena. I also have a small fibroid. Should i be worried about removal considering the narrowness of my uterus?

I have a t-shaped uterus & use mirena. I also have a small fibroid.  Should i be worried about removal considering the narrowness of my uterus?

Probably not: What are you worried about removing, the Mirena or the fibroid? You should not have to worry about removal of mirena. The small fibroid can stay put if not causing you any difficulties. ...Read more

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I m 19 wk pregnant after ICSI, my dr think i hve slightly t-shaped uterus but she is NT sure, is dis still to worry while in 19 wk?on which week this can cause problem for me?any remedy?

I m 19 wk pregnant after ICSI, my dr think i hve slightly t-shaped uterus but she is NT sure, is dis still to worry while in 19 wk?on which week this can cause problem for me?any remedy?

See specialist: Consider seeing an MFM (maternal fetal medicine) specialist. They can take more detailed look via ultrasound and make recommendations if they think you are at risk for preterm labor. After delivery and postpartum period, consider a hysterosalpingogram (x-ray study of uterus and tubes) or MRI. Your reproductive specialist can schedule these. Ask your OB to get records from your infertility dr. ...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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What can I do if my sister has a heart shaped uterus and one ovary. How likely is it that I have it too?

What can I do if my sister has a heart shaped uterus and one ovary. How likely is it that I have it too?

Unlikely : There's only remote chance that you would have the same abnormality. Those types of abnormalities form in utero. If you find yourself unable to conceive when you desire, see am infertility specialist! ...Read more

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Doctor says my uterus is "s" shaped, what does that mean?

Unsure: have never heard of an "S" shaped uterus. ? heart sharped? I would ask your doctor for a further explanation. ...Read more

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Does a heart shaped uterus give bigger risks, of chances of miscarriages I've had 2 already and my uterus is not completely in half.?

Does a heart shaped uterus give bigger risks, of chances of miscarriages I've had 2 already and my uterus is not completely in half.?

Yes.: Arcuate or heart-shaped uterus (as any other mullerian anomaly: bicornuate, didelphic, septate, unicornuate) increase the risk of infertility and miscarriage should pregnancy occur, as well as previa, accreta, preterm birth, cesarean section and uterine rupture. Seek ob/gyn care, take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily and good luck! ...Read more

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I was told I have a heart shaped uterus instead of pear. Will that cause any problems if i want to have a baby ?

Depends: If you have a true "heart shape uterus" also called "arcuate" then there is no increase risk. If you have a small septum in the uterus it can increase the risk of miscarriage. ...Read more

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