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I was diagnosed with early endometrial cancer at the age of

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I was diagnosed with early endometrial cancer at the age of 37 i did megace for 3 months and then did d&c it came back clear then I did ivf and had a healthy baby boy but 6 weeks post birth I did d&c and it came back as complex atypical hyperplasia can I repeat megace and have another baby? I have lynch syndrome.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 months ago.

Yes, you can

there is no dysplasia

dysplasia would be pre cancer.

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Please explain the difference between atypical hyperplasia and dysplasia.
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 months ago.

basically atypical hyperplasia is the precursor to dysplasia and

dysplasia is the precursor to cancer

make sense?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Please explain
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 months ago.

atypical hyperplasia is like pre pre cancer

and dysplasia is pre cancer

hyperplasia is a step before dysplasia

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Your answer does not make any sense so please make sure you are giving me the right information
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 months ago.

normal tissue changes to hyperplasia

Then this changes to dysplasia

then this changes to cancer

it is steps along the path to cancer

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I never heard of dysplasia when it comes to endrometrial cancer so please clarify
Expert:  DocPhilMD replied 2 months ago.

dysplasia is what comes right before cancer