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Endometrial biopsy
Jul 25, 2008
... I am 50 years old and have yet to hit menopause. I get my regular periods. The doctor wants me to have a endometrial biopsy because an ultrasound showed my endometrial stripe to be 11mm. ... (7 replies)
... and just had an endometrial biopsy because of the thickness. I am not sure of the mm. ... (11 replies)
... Hopefully, the biopsy will show nothing alarming! ... (1 replies)

... eans anything. The last time ended on July 3rd and here it is starting again on July 28th. I asked my doctor if this is just my body's weird way of moving into menopause and she said she didn't think so. ... (5 replies)
... communicated with many thyroid cancer survivors some of which had recurrences, and having the thyroid FNA, I now have to have a uterine biopsy on August 28 and my stepmother is taking me to her gynocologist for it! ... (5 replies)
... Pam, You are correct about the low progesterone. Last year I was on Provera for low progesterone. I was so low, that my bleeding did not want to stop. The Provera (a synthetic progesterone), helped with the bleeding. I then went off it, and have not had the bleeding problem since. I am getting my period about every 2-3 months. I think what's happening to me, is I have... (7 replies)
... Had my endometrial biopsy on Thursday and it was no big deal. I had myself all worked up for nothing. I wish everyone would have and easy time with it, but it took all of 10 seconds. ... (45 replies)
... I don't know what criteria they use to determine whether or not to do an endometrial biopsy. With your hyperplasia history, they may want to be extra cautious even though yours was the simple "variety". ... (11 replies)
... label to soften the cervix in order to do an endometrial biopsy... something to know if that needs to be done. But from what I've read, it doesn't always work. ... (1 replies)
... Hi StLouisgal, your words are very helpful, as this is what the gyno said. It's the ruling out part because of thickening and post-coital / vag irritation from intercourse though I've dealt with that many times in our married life. Thankful that I do have to have cancer ruled out and am trying, trying so hard to think positive. Will focus on your comments and will update all... (4 replies)
... oes a good job of thinning out the lining on its own before menopause. And if it doesn't, a prescription of progesterone or a progestin typically does the trick. Endometrial cancer is quite rare with lifetime risk of only 2. ... (4 replies)
... or an endometrial biopsy. I read though that more often than not bleeding after menopause is nothing serious. So hopefully, that's true for you. Let us know what you find out. ... (4 replies)
... After the endometrial biopsy, my gyn put me on a 3 week course of progesterone with the intent of bringing on my period so the endometrial lining would shed. ... (4 replies)
Why me... (HELP)
Jul 8, 2012
... w I have to go in for a MRI same thing but I have a appt with a ob gyn. This wonderful Dr. had more blood drawn and found that I was not in perimenopause but in menopause and shouldn't be having my period at all. so now he wants to do a Endometrial Biopsy. ... (1 replies)
... I stopped taking Prempro, I resumed normal menstrual cycles just as I always had. For the next 3 years I had sporadic hot flashes, but really sailed through to menopause without much drama, then just stopped monthly cycles at 51 yo and that was that. ... (2 replies)
... I am 62 yo, with menopause of 11 years and zero spotting or bleeding since that time until about 4 weeks ago when I began heavy bleeding and pain. ... (2 replies)
... Well... an 8mm endometrial stripe is not very thick at all, actually. ... (3 replies)
... Pain in the pelvic area and my endometrial stripe was 8mm last they checked after surgery. ... (3 replies)
... My new GYN ordered an endometrial biopsy after I complained of intermittent spotting over the last year. ... (0 replies)
... Hi. I would like to hear how you are doing. I just got the same diag today and can't stop crying. I am so scared. I have to call tomorrow to make an appt with the oncologisgt to have more tests and a hysterectomy. Since you posted in June, please tell me how you are doing? (9 replies)

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