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Doctor insights on: Uterus Lining Thickness

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Uterus (Definition)

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


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Uterus enometrial thickness 11.1 mm .Is it harmful ? What is the ideal range and periods affect the lining.

Uterus enometrial thickness 11.1 mm .Is it harmful ? What is the ideal range and periods affect the lining.

Most likely normal: At your young age the uterine lining thickness fluctuates considerably depending on your cycle. It is thinnest right after menses and may be only a few mm. After ovulation and up to menses it can be over 1 cm. It sounds like you might be in the second half of the cycle. If you are overweight and have irregular or heavy bleeding, you should see your provider. ...Read more

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How can you shed less uterus linings?

How can you shed less uterus linings?

If I understand: If i understand what you are saying, you're asking how to make a period lighter by having less uterine lining to shed? If that's your question, the answer is, you should consider oral contraceptives or birth control pill. The pill tends to make women's periods lighter and shorter. ...Read more

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Why might someone have lining of the uterus is thick?

Why might someone have lining of the uterus is thick?

What did your doc: Say? Your doc should have explained all of the possible causes to you, could be from too much estrogen building up benign tissue, could be form intrauterine polyps or fibroids, could be from pre-cancer- hyperplasia or endometrial cancer if you were my pt i would do an in office hysteroscopy and biopsy to r/o anything bad and then i can rec txmnent, hopefully your doc does this in the office. ...Read more

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Thin uterus lining. Is there anything i can do about this?

Normal: This is typical, especially if you are on the birth control pill. Some women have a thin lining every month and have very light periods. Other women develop a very thick lining every month and have heavier periods. Both are normal. ...Read more

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What does thickening of outside of the uterus lining mean?

What does thickening of outside of the uterus lining mean?

Lining of uterus: When the lining of your uterus is thick it means that either you are in the last phase of your menstrual cycle or also it can be due to pregnancy. However, medical conditions of the uterus can also resemble a thick endometrium, like endometrial hyperplasia (pre -malginancy) endometrial polyps, or uterine fibroids. ...Read more

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How long does it take lining of uterus etc to regrow after d&c?

How long does it take lining of uterus etc to regrow after d&c?

Highly variable: Depends on multiple factors, including reason for d&c, age, underlying health, and so on. Talk to your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Is thickening of the uterus lining cause for concern? I am 29 and had a child 1 year ago.

Is thickening of the uterus lining cause for concern? I am 29 and had a child 1 year ago.

Maybe: If you are having regular periods with no breakthrough bleeding, it is not likely to be a problem. But if you do not have regular monthly menses, the thickening could be an indication of endometrial hyperplasia, which can progress to endometrial cancer. ...Read more

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I have had what looks like my lining of my uterus come out but I haven't bled just spotted two days before but only for that day. Why could that be?

Maybe polyp? period?: First of all, be sure you were not pregnant. but if that is neg, then you likely shed a polyp. sometimes the whole uterine lining sheds ( called a cast..) but unclear why that would happen just at that time. unclear if you were due for your period. Bottom line is if recurrent abnl bleeding happens ( like more than 7 days or more than 3 heavy), then see your gyno to evaluate. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a uterus lining discharge?

Is it normal to have a uterus lining discharge?

When a female: Menstruates, there is release of both tissue and blood from the lining of the uterus. ...Read more