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Unread 05-13-2009, 06:34 PM
uterus size

I had an ultrasound and LSH. My uterus size was never equated to pregnancy size. Mabe because I had a LSH and it came out through a morcellator. My post op pathology did say my uterus size was 11 X12X4 cm, 111gr. Does anyone know how that equates for pregnancy size?
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Unread 05-13-2009, 08:53 PM
Re: uterus size

Not sure how yours would relate to pregnancy size. However, I can tell you that mine was nearly 500 grams, and was 16+weeks size. I had "several large fibroids" about the size of a tennis ball. I also had "multiple smaller fibroids", some of which were the size of a golf ball.

I do hope that helps you some. I had a TAH with a vertical incision, and I am now 10+ weeks post-op. Things are getting better every day. Or at least, that's what I tell myself!

Good luck with your recovery. Sending best wishes.........
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Unread 05-13-2009, 08:59 PM
Re: uterus size

mine was 20 weeks. i don't know the dimensions or what it weighed, but man, is it nice to have it gone!
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Unread 05-13-2009, 10:07 PM
Re: uterus size

A virgin uterus weights around 40 to 45 gms. Mine also was 111 gms. I was told anything over 100 usually has to go. I hope that helps!!! Take care!!!
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Unread 05-14-2009, 11:33 PM
Re: uterus size

I just had an SAH on 4-20-09.I had a large fibroid measured round about 10-11 cm, my Dr. said it was the size of a 5 1/2 month fetus.Hope that helps.Good luck in your recovery.
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Unread 05-14-2009, 11:44 PM
Re: uterus size

I was told mine was equivalent to an 18 week pregnancy. Sure is nice to have that big bump gone, my pants fit me again without straining against that bulge!
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Unread 05-18-2009, 12:43 AM
Re: uterus size

Hi. I am actually an ultrasound tech. The typical uterus measures about 10 cm in length,.. but the way we measure it includes the cervical length. The cervix itself measures about 3 cm,.. so I would say anything > 7 cm would be considered enlarged.
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