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Simple Hyperplasia Without Atypia

In Aug. 2010, I had an ultrasound done that showed a thickening of the uterine lining. In Sept. 2010, I had an endrimetrial biopsy done that diagnosed me with Simple Hyperplasia Without Atypia. I was put on Medroxyprogesterone. I have had ultrasounds twice a year to monitor the thickness of the uterus lining, but I've had no additional biopsies.

Today I went to a different Dr and she informed me that I should have been having biopsies every three months until it was resolved and that progesterone alone was not what I needed.

I had stopped having perios in March 09, one month after being put on high doses of prednisone. Nobody questioned by not having periods.
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replied January 23rd, 2013
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
If you had been on progesterone supplements, then you will not have withdrawal bleeding (hence no periods). The progress of the treatment and the status of the atypia should be monitored every 3-6 months time (depending on the results). Go ahead with getting further thorough evaluation done to look for the cause and the status of the endometrial hyperplasia and atypia. If required, you may also consider discussing about getting endometrial ablation done and get modifications done in treatment plan based on the evaluation results. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest.
Take care.



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