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Should I worry for endometrium measuring 162cm and a bulky fibroid uterus ?

I am 45 have a bulky uterus with mulitiple fibroids . one measures: 15 mm Endometrium thick measuring 1.62 cm should I be worried?
Asked On : Thu, 7 Apr 2011
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Hi Rosa!
Welcome to endometrial thickness for a menstruating woman is, on average, 10 millimeters (1 centimeter). This can fluctuate in either direction depending at what point the patient is in of her cycle. For example, at pre-ovulation, it's around 5 mm (.5 cm) or so; post-ovulation, it's anywhere from 6-15 mm (.5cm +/- to 1.5cm) or greater.Only biopsy of endometrium can tell if it is simple hyperplasia of endometrium or otherwise.Take care.
Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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