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Doctor insights on: Uterine Hematometra Treatment Options

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What is the best treatment for hematometra? Bearing in mind I would like to conceive. Thanks

What is the best treatment for hematometra? Bearing in mind I would like to conceive. Thanks

Depends: It depends on what the cause of the hematometra is. Cervical stenosis is a cause and can be treated with dilation of the cervix.

Scarring due to infection or previous surgery of the cervix or uterus can also cause hematometra.

See your gyn for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have recently been diagnosed with stenosis of the uterine cervix and I think I have hematometra. Can hematometra cause urinary discomfort?

I have recently been diagnosed with stenosis of the uterine cervix and I think I have hematometra. Can hematometra cause urinary discomfort?

No: A hematometra is a buildup of blood and tissue in the uterine cavity (in your case from blockage of the cervix). Symptoms can range from none to lower abdominal pain and cramping. Many times these symptoms are alleviated by draining the cavity with a d and c. ...Read more

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What are treatment options for uterine fibroids?

What are treatment options for uterine fibroids?

Nutritional Rx: Fibroids are a result of high estrogen levels. High estrogen can be caused by excessive carbohydrate intake (via competetive inhibition of glucoronidase enzyme) therefore a low carb diet is beneficial to reduce estrogen and help shrink fibroids. You may also have low iodine, thyroid problems, low progesterone. All of these things should be evaluated. All phytoestrogens should be avoided. ...Read more

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What treatments are there for hematometra aside from a hysterectomy?

What treatments are there for hematometra aside from a hysterectomy?

Hematometra: Hematometra indicates that blood can not escape but accumulates in the uterine cavity. The other treatment is to establish an outlet for the blood. This is usually accomplished by identifying the canal of the cervix. Then dilate and stretch the canal to let the blood out.. ...Read more

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My cancer in the lungs has moved to the uterus. What are my treatment options?

My cancer in the lungs has moved to the uterus. What are my treatment options?

Some options.: Stage IV lung cancer is often considered too widespread for surgery to work. However, if the lung disease is limited and has spread to one isolated area, such as the uterus only, then surgery could potentially be an option depending on age, lifestyle, desire for future fertility, etc. The majority of stage IV lung cancers are treated with some combination of chemotherapy and targeted therapy. ...Read more

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What are the best treatment options for endometrial stromal sarcoma grade Ib? After removing the uterus and one ovary (with one still left)

What are the best treatment options for endometrial stromal sarcoma grade Ib? After removing the uterus and one ovary (with one still left)

Gyn Oncologist: It is important to see a Gyn Oncologist for treatment of sarcomas. Surgery is the main component of treatment. Adjuvant treatments - chemo and/or radiation may be offered depending on your specific case. ...Read more

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What, if any, are the home treatment methods for uterine prolapse?

What, if any, are the home treatment methods for uterine prolapse?

Kegel's: Doing kegel, or pelvic floor exercises, can help to strengthen the muscles of the pelvic floor and may help with the symptoms of prolapse. However, if the prolapse is severe, other treatments may be necessary. One option is to be fitted by your doctor with a device called a pessary, there are also surgical options to correct the prolapse. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for uterine fibroids?

What's the best treatment for uterine fibroids?

Depends: The "best" treatment depends on many things. Do they bother you? Are you done having kids? Are they growing rapidly? You definitely need to discuss options with your doc, but they include doing nothing, minimally invasive surgery removing just fibroid, minimally invasive types of hysterectomy, open hysterectomy, uterine artery embolization. Find the option that best fits your needs/desires. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for uterine prolapse?

What is the treatment for uterine prolapse?

Need urogynecologist: This problem generally involves the uterine wall which becomes weak (for example after multiple vaginal deliveries), and there is a dropping of the uterine wall beyond the vagina (almost like turning a sleeve inside out). Usually, there are urination abnormalities invvolved--this is in realm of urology. Uterine problem--gynecology. Here, consider rx options from a uro-gynecology consultation. ...Read more

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What are the treatment methods for uterine prolapse?

What are the treatment methods for uterine prolapse?

Prolapse: Prolapse is generally managed surgically. This may be approached vaginally with repairs or abdominally with sacral colpopexy for apical support. In patients who are medically fragile and poor surgical candidates, can be managed with a variety of pessaries. ...Read more

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Just was told I have a uterine polyp about 7.2cm. What is the treatment, is it considered small or large and should I be concerned?

Symptomatic?: 7.2 cm is a fairly large polyp, the non pregnant uterus is about 7.6 cm. I assume that you had symptoms that led to finding the polyp. If you can live with the symptoms then you can live with the polyp. If the symptoms are not bearable or get worse then you should have it surgically removed. ...Read more

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How many cycles after d and c is it recommended to initiate a new IVF treatment? I've had uterine linning issues in the past (only reaching 7 mm)

How many cycles after d and c is it recommended to initiate a new IVF treatment? I've had uterine linning issues in the past (only reaching 7 mm)

Only 1: But the bigger issue is getting the uterine lining thicker. Pregnancy rates even with donor egg are very very low when the lining is not at least 8-9 mm. I have personally only seen 1 women in 10 years have a baby when the lining was 7 or less so that is the bigger issue. ...Read more

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There is a new treatment for uterine fibroids called acessa. Is this procedure done somewhere in Canada??

There is a new treatment for uterine fibroids called acessa. Is this procedure done somewhere in Canada??

Maybe: Acessa is a fairly new technology to treat uterine fibroids. US physicians are unlikely to know about availability in Canada. I would check the manufacturers website to see ...Read more

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If I have endometriosis, fibroids, and uterine prolapse is there any possibility that I could have children again? Is the only treatment hysterectomy?

If I have endometriosis, fibroids, and uterine prolapse is there any possibility that I could have children again? Is the only treatment hysterectomy?

Depends.: Most women can still have children with fibroids or endometriosis. Their are times when a woman cannot get pregnant or may have trouble carrying a pregnancy because of these problems. Their is nothing wrong with getting a second opinion. Prolapse can be treated when you are finished having kids. In severe cases it could be treated before having another child. You would need to see a specialist. ...Read more

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What`s the best treatment for :Exophytic Fibroid at the Fundus of the Uterus measuring 5.0 x 4.4 x 4.4?? Thanks

Best: If you are 45 years old and the fibroid is not causing problems with bleeding/pressure, the best treatment is probably to do nothing. If its causing symptoms consider hysterectomy, UFE, or possibly myomectomy. If you are not 45 years old - you should always give your correct age - it would depend on whether you have wishes for pregnancy in the future. ...Read more

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Treatment for bulky uterus 10.7cm long axis 5.3cm thick, normal adnexas?

Treatment for bulky uterus 10.7cm long axis 5.3cm thick, normal adnexas?

Depends: In general no treatment for a uterus that is just bulky. It really depends on why you had the ultrasound and what your plans are for children. Mild uterine enlargement is often times associated with adenomyosis and fibroids, but can also be seen in an early pregnancy before the gestation is visible. More info is really needed to answer your question. ...Read more

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Hypoplastic uterus with infanitile shape. Never had perods. Is there are any treatment for this.?

Hypoplastic uterus with infanitile shape. Never had perods. Is there are any treatment for this.?

Uterine development: If there is an associated abnormality of the vagina, corrective surgery is available. The uterus itself will remain non-functioning. Of importance, developmental abnormalities of the genital system are often associated with abnormalities of kidney and ureter development. Ultrasound or x-ray evaluation of the kidneys, ureters and bladder is needed. ...Read more

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Treatment of fetal demise with colection of fluid in the uterus?

Treatment: D&C: You need to see your ob/gyn. He/she needs to verify that the unborn fetus is completely gone. Tissue fragments could lead to infection and pain/bleeding. He may need to do a dilation and currattage. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of bulky fibroid uterus and bilateral enlargedovaries?

Depends: There are various surgical treatments, but it really depends on any symptoms. You should see your doctor to discuss specifics. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for ruptured uterus?

What is the treatment for ruptured uterus?

Ruptured Uterus: You will either have a hysterectomy or a repair of the uterus. There is a chance of you needing blood transfusions and worse, even dying. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for uterus myomatous?

What is the best treatment for uterus myomatous?

It depends: The common term to which you refer is a fibroid which are found in up to 70% of women depending on studies. If asymptomatic, as the majority are, they require no treatment. There are treatments that will decrease their size but to remove them requires surgery, either a myomectomy or hysterectomy depending upon the patient's wishes. Meds can control bleeding if that is the issue. ...Read more

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My uterus is anteverted and is bulky in size with measurements 115*46*34mm. What is the treatment for this and is this normal?

Depends: That can be a normal sized uterus. What are your symptoms? If pain and bleeding consider a Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. You may eventually want a hysterectomy. But if you don't have any symptoms then there is no problem. Why did they do the ultrasound? Pain? ...Read more

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My uterus size is so small and I have not yet periods if any treatment please help me?

My uterus size is so small and I have not yet periods if any treatment please help me?

No periods: Follow up with a fertility specialist, as most females have a period by age 19. Do you have other signs like breasts and hair? Check your ovaries for follicles, and for uterine obstruction, check levels of hormones TSH (thyroid), prolactin, FSH, LH, estridiol. Consider progesterone or estrogen/progesterone challenge.

http://www. Aafp. Org/afp/2006/0415/p1374.html ...Read more

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Recently I had an ultrasiund in my abdomen and a Fiboide 3 cm and Hetereogeneous Uterus was found. Wich treatment do you suggest I should have?

Observe: For asymptomatic uterine small fibroid in a 41 year old woman, no action needed at this time. Continue observe every few years and make sure no significant change in size. ...Read more

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My sis is 30have 4children she has infection in uterus she has gone through treatment but it occours again way medicine do u suggests for her?

My sis is 30have 4children she has infection in uterus she has gone through treatment but it occours again way medicine do u suggests for her?

Up to her and doctor: What type of infection? How long has been the treatment? What antibiotics? Unable to even give you a intellegent answer about this. Sorry. ...Read more

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I'm a38y/o woman. I have question of agynecologist for lyomyomatosis uterus. I have 2time lyomyomectomy but, ihave myoma&i, m simgle. Do you know treatment?

I'm a38y/o woman. I have question of agynecologist for lyomyomatosis uterus. I have 2time lyomyomectomy but, ihave myoma&i, m simgle. Do you know treatment?

Surgery or drugs: For women with leiomyomas (fibroids) there are a few treatment options. 1) surgery to remove fibroids; 2) medication to shrink fibroids (depot lupron); 3) uterine artery emobolization (a radiology procedure to starve fibroid of blood supply); and 4) expectant management or do nothing. If you are having pain or desire conception, see a doctor for more specific advice re management. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of rvf uterus and if it has any side effect on the sexual desire?

What is the treatment of rvf uterus and if it has any side effect on the sexual desire?

Uterus tilted backwa: Retroverted uterus means uterus is tilted backwards. It has no effect on the sex desire, but some have pain with sex
20% of women have retroverted uterus
treatment is rarely needed can include
exercises
pessary
manual repositioning
surgery
treating the underlying condition like endometriosis, adhesions and fibrois. ...Read more

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I have endometriosis I have pain all the time in my ovaries and uterus is there a treatment that will take this pain away?

I have endometriosis I have pain all the time in my ovaries and uterus is there a treatment that will take this pain away?

Endometriosis: If you have someone who has laproscoped you (the only definitive way to be sure) they can discuss options. If someone thinks you have it you can try anti-inflamatories like ibuprofen, or aleve (naproxen) but if you truly have it they won't help for long. ...Read more

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Is prolapsed uterus will cause the infertility? Kindly advise the treatment for this. Is it due to obesity?

Is prolapsed uterus will cause the infertility? Kindly advise the treatment for this. Is it due to obesity?

Possible: A prolapsed uterus means the uterus is pulled downward. That can also pull the tubes and or ovaries downward as well. That can distort the anatomy and potentially make fertilization harder. It may also bend and kink the fallopian tube and cause a problem. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for bulky uterus?

Depends: If you have lots of fibroids that makes you look like you are pregnant, then surgery is an option. They can remove the fibroids or if needed, perform a hysterectomy
However, if you have a solitary fibroids, you can undergo embolization with an interventional radiologist.
If your uterus is bulky due to adenomyosis, then surgical treatment is indicated.
Meds can help but often surgery is reqd ...Read more

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Hi dr I have stone in my kidney and I am undergoing treatment for tat now will it affect my uterus?

It shouldn't: What kind of treatment are you undergoing exactly? The stone and the treatment should not directly affect your uterus, the stone or particles from it should pass through the ureters on the side of your uterus. ...Read more

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Is resonance guided focused ultrasound a good treatment for adenomyosis? Suffering from adenomyosis n hope could retain uterus. Tq.

Is resonance guided focused ultrasound a good treatment for adenomyosis? Suffering from adenomyosis n hope could retain uterus. Tq.

Depends: It depends on how the mass has grown- but the ultrasound can heat and kill the cells just like radio-ablation can. You need to see a gynecology specialist. ...Read more

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I'm 29yrs. Having 2children. Now diagnised with polycystic ovaries and bulky uterus. May I know the treatment of this condition?

I'm 29yrs. Having 2children. Now diagnised with polycystic ovaries and bulky uterus. May I know the treatment of this condition?

Common: The most common treatment is birth control pills. The pill will suppress the ovaries, regulate your cycle, decrease blood loss, and if cramps are a problem with your periods - that will probably improve also. ...Read more

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Dr how can I know iam having a good uterus to deliver a baby? Iam having repeated miscarriages at 5 th week. Now worried, what treatment can I take?

Dr how can I know iam having a good uterus to deliver a baby? Iam having repeated miscarriages at 5 th week. Now worried, what treatment can I take?

Repeated miscarriag: Repeated miscarriages can happen because of any of the following :1. Chromasomal abnormalities 2. Hormonal imbalance 3.physical illness ie. Thyroid disease, lupus, heart disease, liver disease, kidney disease, etc. 4.Polycystic Ovary disease, 5. immune problems 6. Antiphospholipid antibodies 6. problems in the uterus 7 Oopause--poor ovarian reserve-poor egg quality ...Read more

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My uterus is normal size with a myoma in the posterior wall, size 1.7x1.0x1.5 cm. Is this harmful? What treatment do u suggest as I am unmarried?

Not harmful: Fibroids of the size described are quite common in a 38 y/o woman. They do not need treatment. They can be monitored with pelvic ultrasound on a let's say yearly basis to see if and how quickly they grow. If they seem to grow quickly, there is medication that can then be taken to stop the fibroids from growing. ...Read more