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Many Reasons: The endometrium is the lining of the uterus, and the lining is referred to as the endometrial stripe. Anything over 3-4mm is considered outside of the normal range. The obvious worry is endometrial cancer. But other things can cause this like certain medications and endometrial hyperplasia, which describes an abnormal and excessive overgrowth of cells in the inner lining. It needs to be monitored. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many things can do i: The endometrium(lining of the uterus) is supposed to thicken every menstrual cycle and then shed off with menses if a pregnancy does not occur. Early pregnancy, incomplete shedding of the endometrium with a period, excessive overgrowth of the endometrium , and cancer can all cause "thickened" results on ultrasound. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a thickened endometrium, possibly endometrium hyperplasia, is there anything i can do own my own to thin it and increase my progesterone levels?
What to do if I have a thickened endometrium and cysts on an ovary. What to do if I have had awful periods for about a year.?
What does it mean by Thickened Endometrium.
echogenic material with no vascular signal noted in the endometrial and what are its effects?
Phase of cycle: The thickness of the endometrium may reflect the phase of your cycle. You didn't say how thick. As for echogenic material in the lining, it is not uncommon to have a calcification in the endometrial lining. As long as these findings are related to your cycle there maybe little effect. I would still discuss this with your doctors ...Read more
I had my Trans vaginal scan, it says that I have a thickened endometrium consider endomentrial pathology, I endometrium is heterogenous measuring 1.7?
Hi i have a thickened endometrium of 16mm. What does this mean? i sm 40 and having irregular periods for last 3mths.
Follow up: If you have intermenstrual bleediing, your gyn may want to sample the endometrial lining to ensure that you dont have a malignancy. Otherwise, your thickness in itself is not of significant concern. best wishes Dr M ...Read more
Ultrasound reports thickened endometrium with suspicious polyp at 1.8 x 1.9 x 1.1cm in the fundus, evidence of increased vascularity. Is this serious?
It can be: Most of the endometrial polyps i examine microscopically are benign, but some can be very serious. Please follow up with your doctor and heed their advice. ...Read more
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