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The uterus is a muscular organ in a woman's pelvis where the the fertilized egg attaches and develops until birth.
Could be: The average uterus size after puberty is aprox length 7.6 cm width 4.5 cm normal thickness 3.0 Multiple factors can result in the enlargement of the uterus. Size fluctuates with the menstrual cycle. Fibroids or endometriosis can increase the size. Pregnancy can increase the size. Contact the GYN who ordered the US and who has examined your body and knows you for the best answer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What are the tests a woman really needs to have annually if no uterus, no major health problems, no meds?
Well woman exam: The absence of the uterus should not deter an annual examination by your OB gyn. If you still have your ovaries, a pelvic exam is necessary to detect any ovarian changes as the risk of ovarian cancer increases with age. ...Read more
Tilted uterus: A tilted uterus, also called a tipped uterus, tips backward at the cervix instead of forward. It's typically considered a normal anatomical variation. A normal "cause" can be an inherited condition. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yep!: Uteri come in all sizes, shapes, and configurations. They can be tipped forward, backward or sideways and/or can be bent forward, backward, or sideways. These variations in normal usually do not affect fertility. To take this a step further, there could be a uterus with two heads or two cervixes. Not to worry - follow the usual rules about infertility (no baby after 1 year of unprotected sex). ...Read more
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