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endomertial strpe

Good day, what is the indication of having a thin endometrial stripe is equals to 0.8cm based on transvaginal ultrasound, also having abnormal uterine bleeding after mentruation period?
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Hi!
An endometrium about 0.8cm thick indicates endometrial hyperplasia. The thickening of endometrium per se is not a useful guide to classify hyperplasia. Symptoms of bleeding and histology of endometrium decides whether it is a simple hyperplasia or likely to be cancerous. Hence, you need to find this out from your doctor. Simple hyperplasia usually responds to hormone therapy and D & C.  If cancer is diagnosed then depending on the stage and type of cancer the treatment may involve D & C, chemotherapy, hysterectomy or removal of uterus and radiotherapy.  Please discuss with your doctor. Take care!

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