My aunt was diagnosed with endometrail thickness. Cound someone explain this to me? She was given this info over the phone and was told to wait until December to see a doctor. Everyone is telling her this is cancer. Is this true or is she worrying needlessly?
Is she post-menapausal? I was diagnosed in January with endometrial thickness. Search "endometrial hyperplasia" . You'll find a lot of information. It could be caused by cancer or it could be caused by many many other simple things. Mine worked itself out so far. A follow up u/s was scheduled for about 2 months after the first one and it was about 1/2 the original size.
IF the doctor's really thought this was uterine or endometrial cancer...they WOULD NOT wait until December to recheck. If she's really worrying about it, tell her to get a second opinion.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.