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Uterus Is Enlarged
What are the symptoms of having a enlarged uterus? How does the uterus get enlarged? Please hel I am scared?
Symptoms depend: On how large. If it becomes large enough, it can cause space problems. If it is a fibroid, it can infarct and lose its blood supply, it can also turn into malignancy, although this is unlikely. Uterus gets enlarged because of hormone effects or with fibroid. Consult a gynecologist on best way to treat it. ...Read more
How does a uterus get enlarged? Is a enlarged uterus the same as inflammation? Please help I am very scared
What do many (grouped) red dots mean on the 4D ultrasound screen of uterus? I was told the uterus was enlarged for about 7cm. What that means?
I was having a miscarriage at 4wks+6 so I went to the hospital and they said my uterus was enlarged, what does that mean ? What could have caused that
Fibroids: Fibroid growths is the uterus are smooth muscle cell entities that grow in response to estrogen and can greatly enlarge the uterus. They can also cause miscarriages and premature labor when their location interferes with pregnancy expansion jettisoning the uterine contained pregnancy. Ask you MD as to whether this has been confirmed by ultrasound or examination. ...Read more
How far along in pregnancy do your uterus gets enlarged and is that when you can feel it above yor pubic bone.
51.5yrs, had laparoscopy, cystoscopy and hysteroscopy w/d&c. have been using alesse since May. Dr. said uterus is enlarged. Did alesse cause this?
Here are some ...: Alesse is primarily a contraceptive pill with estrogen & progestin, which should not make uterus bigger except "recycling" the lining of uterus like a normal menstrual cycle. At your age, some uterine fibroid formation may more likely contribute to uterine enlargement. Of course, ask you gyn-doc timely for detail. ...Read more
Uterus is enlarged and swollen for 4 months. I also had irregular period cycles from 16-29 days. Ultrasounds and hpts are negative, so what is wrong?
Post op dermoid cyst removed april 2013 after annual visit dr says uterus is enlarged small fibroids still there. Could that be the reason?
Ultrasound showed the wall of my uterus is thick, uterus is enlarged, and fibroids. Heavy/bad periods every 3 mos. Lasting over a month. Cancer odds?
If u have thick endo: Endometrium, it depends how thick at your age if it measures over 10 mm u need a hysteroscopy with endometrial biopsy that I do in office and then u will know whether u have normal tissue, endometrial pre- cancer called hyperplasia or less commonly endometrial cancer- hopefully not. ...Read more
I was told my uterus is enlarged. I have had multiple pregnancy symptoms & abdominal growth/fullness. We are both surgically sterilized. Pg tests neg.?
52 years, perimenopausal, using alesse. Had laparoscopy and cystoscopy. Gyn said uterus was enlarged by 2X its size due to having 2 kids. Myth or Fact?
My uterus is enlarged and I have fibroids that are Large also I'm have pain and my periods are longer I'll seen my physician and he recommend an hyste?
Its a good option: Large fibroids are a common cause of heavy painful bleeding. A hysterectomy removes the fibroids with the uterus and takes away the problem. Its a good option. At age 39, the ovaries are almost always left in place so that you don't need to be on hormone replacement. Other options would be uterine artery embolization, magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound and endometrial ablation. ...Read more
My breasts have grown& extremely sore and my uterus has enlarged but it's been 2months since my 1st Depo-Provera shot expired, could I pregnant?
May be hard to tell: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An Ob-Gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
I had a c - section six months ago i feel lower abdominal cramps like period pains went for scan they say uterus is enlarged.What could be the cause ?
Maybe not: If there are multiple fibroid tumors causing your uterus to be "enlarged 20 cm" and if some of these fibroids are submucosal, extend inside your endometrium, distort your uterine cavity or interfere with its blood supply...your chances of "getting pregnant" and/or carrying a pregnancy to term are not very good. Miracles can happen for women with large fibroids but they are rare. ...Read more
Minimal: A 2 centimeter cyst has a volume less than 5 cubic centimeters. When compared to the average uterine volume of about 60 to 80 cubic centimeters, a 2 centimeter fibroid would not result in a significant increase in the size of the uterus. However, over time a fibroid can result in a dramatic change in the size of a uterus due to its continual growth. ...Read more
Uterus: enlarged and measured about 100 & 56mm. Multiple hyperechoic masses seen in all over the uterus. Biggeronemeasuringabout40 &35mm posterior ?
Probably Fibroids: Symptoms often include pelvic fullness and/or pressure, or heavy menstrual periods. Often, though, women with fibroids have no symptoms at all. If minor symptoms, i would recommend reevaluation in 4-6 months, to see if they are growing in size. If stable, leave them alone. If growing, consider removal via hysterectomy. If you experience any bleeding, given your age, you should seek medical advice. ...Read more