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Does endometriosis cause uterine endometrium to be thickened? Dr says no need to biopsy 17mm thickening measured a week after my period. I'm concerned

Does endometriosis cause uterine endometrium to be thickened? Dr says no need to biopsy 17mm thickening measured a week after my period. I'm concerned

Unusual: Endo does not usually cause that. But something is so best to either biopsy or take a look with a camera to see what is causing that. It is strange. But I do agree not likely from endo. Could be polyp. ...Read more

Endometrium (Definition)

The endometrium is the area that lines the uterus. During the menstrual cycle this is the tissue that is sloughed off if ...Read more


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Would disordered proliferative endometrium with a strong family h/o ovarian and uterine ca, lynch synd. Warrant a hysterectomy ?

Would disordered proliferative endometrium with a strong family h/o ovarian and uterine ca, lynch synd. Warrant a hysterectomy ?

Absolutely not: Disordered proliferative endometrium solely describes endometrium that is in different phases of development of secretory glands at the same time. And it is definitely not a pre-cancerous diagnosis based on your biopsy. The strong family history, however, could be. Consider speaking with your gynecologist about prophylactic hysterectomy in your specific setting/family history. Good luck. ...Read more

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Are endometrium injury and uterus dangerous ?

Are endometrium injury and uterus  dangerous  ?

Not clear: Please, see if you can rephrase your question to enable someone to provide you with a helpful answer. ...Read more

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My endometrium is 6mm, uterus is 12.0x6.2x9.5, fibroid is 6.1x5.9x4.1 and is predominantly posterior and distort, 2nd 2.0x1.8x2.5 any suggestions?

Myomectomy: Do nothing if you are asymptomatic. If you have pain and/or bleeding try ibuprofen. If you are having trouble getting pregnant, myomectomy may be indicated. If you have no desire to have children, have 8 days of bleeding a month or if you have severe pelvic pain 10 of 10 consider laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy. How is it affecting you? ...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

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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I have a doubt whether my uterus size(65*32*36) all in mm is normal or not?pls reply.also what does endometrium which is 4.1mm mean?

I have a doubt whether my uterus size(65*32*36) all in mm is normal or not?pls reply.also what does endometrium  which is 4.1mm mean?

Normal: Normal uterine size varies quite a bit from one woman to another, and also changes during a woman's life depending upon age and child bearing status. Reports of average uterine size also varies depending upon the population studied.The measurements you provide are within the range of normal. The thickness of the endometrium changes continuously in women of childbearing age, varies between 4-10 mm. ...Read more

Uterus (Definition)

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