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What is arcuate uterus?

Heart shaped. Arcuate uterus is heart-shaped rather than pear-shaped. It's a minor malformation from development when you were an embryo. It usually doesn't cause any problem but your gyn should look for other related issues like endometriosis. Read more...

Have had 2 pregnancies in 2 years that ended in miscarriage. I have a slighlty arcuate uterus, do I need a hysteroscopy?

You might. If the arcuate uterus was diagnosed with HSG then the hysteroscopy would only be for the purpose of removing any septum that might be in place. If there was no HSG done then the procedure plus laparoscopy can make that determination. Read more...

PCOS, endometriosis and an arcuate uterus... Will I be able to have children naturally? And what is an arcuate uterus? Thank you!

Fertility. Arcuate uterus is a uterine variant in which the top uterus has a concave shape or dip. The uterine variant is not an issue usually. PCOS often times causes issues with fertility due to infrequent ovulation. Treatment with fertility drugs are often needed. Endometriosis may be an issue but may not with fertility. Some women require surgical evaluation and treatment, but typically later. DrG. Read more...