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Thickened Uterine Lining Seen On Ultrasound
My uterine lining is thin when i ovulated as seen through ultrasound. Is it still possible for me to conceive?
An ultraound, also known as a sonogram, is a painless and relatively inexpensive imaging test that utilizes sound waves instead of ionizing radiation. There are no side effects. Ultrasound can give us two-dimensional, and in some applications three-dimensional, images of structures and organs in virtually any part of the body. In addition to diagnostic uses, such as evaluating abnormalities in the abdomen, pelvis, and breast, ultrasounds are commonly used to guide needle and catheter placement in a variety of surgical ...Read more
Should I be worried if I was told I have a thickened uterine lining? What other tests should be done, besides a transvaginal ultrasound?
What is ultrasound? Virgin 18 and want to examine brownish things in my pads and possible uterine lining overgrowth. Possible?
Ultrasound: An ultrasound is a painless test using a wand or probe which is pressed over the abdomen, or in some cases inserted into the vagina. An image of soft structures is produced on a screen, which is then reviewed by your doctor. It is a valuable, safe tool to evaluate problems with the female reproductive system. ...Read more
How is ultrasound done on a 18 yrs virgin to check uterine lining overgrowth and brownish things in my pads? Other possible methods?
Uterine lining 6mm thick 6 mos.ago & Dr. monitored. Did another ultrasound & now 9mm thick & will do D&C. Could cancer develop in that amount of time?
Biopsy will tell: there are several causes of a thickened urterine lining: Hyperplasiis, polyps, horomonal ( estrogen excess) can also cause a thicker uterine liniing. A D&C and a pathologist reading of your biopsy will reveal what the cause is. Cancers themselves can be either slow or fast growing but the process begins long before it is noted. No need to speculate - await th epatholgoist report. ...Read more
45 years old. Had pap and ultrasound and both were normal but pap came back with endometrial cells on uterine lining. I had just finished cycle.
What does it mean to have endometrial cells on the uterine lining? I am 45 and had just finished my cycle when i had ultrasound and pap normal
See below: Endometrial cells are what make up the uterine lining, so this is a normal comment. If on the other hand, you are having abnormal bleeding (as a reason for the ultrasound that you had performed) and there are endometrial cells on a pap smear, then you definitely need further evaluation of the uterine lining to rule out pre-cancerous changes called hyperplasia. ...Read more
I'm 49, in 2yrs i missed 4 periods, twice had 2 periods monthly, ultrasound test showed my uterus lining is a little thicker than normal, do I need d&c?
Just had an ultrasound shows fibroids, also 9.5 thick uterus lining. Can this be treated without surgery?
Yes: This depends on what symptoms the fibroids are causing. Besides surgery, fibroids may be treated by choking off blood supply with vessel embolization or ablation with ultrasound waves. You should consult a gyn & an interventional radiologist. 9.5 mm endometrium is considered abnormally thick for post-menopausal women. Gyn consult recommended. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
An ultrasound of my uterus showed my uterus is large10.8x4.2x5.5 and endometrial lining was 9.0 mm and a simple cyst in my right ovary is this normal?
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