Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
137 Doctors are Online

Have bulky uterus with thickened endometrium. Meaning?

May 2013
User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by
Practicing since : 2006
Answered : 4951 Questions
I would like to know, what do the following mean.

Bulky uterus
thickened endometrium (14mm)
cervix is bulky and shows few nabothian cysts, each measures 5 mm, 6mm, 4 mm
right ovary shows 1.9 * 1.8 cms simple cyst with XXXXXXX echoes
left ovary shows 1.0 * 1.0 cms simple cyst with XXXXXXX echoes
minimal free fluid seen in POD
Tue, 8 Jan 2013 in Vaginal and Uterus Health
Answered by Dr. Sree Gouri SR 14 minutes later
Thanks for the query.

The report is suggesting:
Size of the uterus is bigger than normal.
Endometrial thickness increased. (Normal up to 8 to 9 mm).
Hypertrophied cervix and nabothian cysts suggesting chronic pelvic infection.
Both ovaries are having cysts. Appearing as benign cysts.
The XXXXXXX echoes can be possibly because of hemorrhage into the cyst during ovulation or because of endometriosis.
Free fluid in pouch of XXXXXXX suggests ovulation or sometimes pelvic inflammatory disease.
So if you correlate your clinical features with ultrasound findings the exact cause of the changes can be made out and treatment can be taken accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. I will be available to answer your follow up queries. If you are satisfied with all my answer, please rate the answer after closing the discussion.
Take care.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an OBGYN

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor