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Gynae/Endometrial rapid referral appointment, what to expect?

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hellhasnofurylikeahungrywoman Fri 04-Nov-16 10:22:33

I have an appointment at the rapid referral clinic next week after a internal scan showed up some worrying changes to the endometrial lining of my womb. I have had rapid weight loss, unexplained bleeding (post menopause) and on-and-off diarrhoea which led to the referral for the scan. I would love to know what to expect at the clinic if anyone can enlighten me please?

NK346f2849X127d8bca260 Fri 04-Nov-16 13:09:40

I think they will probably want to do a hysterscopy to look at the lining of the womb. forum has a lot of ladies who have been through the same worry.

fenneltea Fri 04-Nov-16 21:34:18

I went as an urgent referral a couple of weeks ago, it involved a hysteroscopy and endometrial biopsy, so it might be worth having a couple of ibuprofen beforehand, although I didn't and it wasn't too bad, Id also take a sanitary towel as the hospital ones are awful. Hope all goes well for you.

228agreenend Fri 04-Nov-16 21:38:54

I they may do a hysteroscopy under local anaesthetic, or arrange one under general. They may also do an ultrasound.

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