According to the Mayo Clinic, a bulky uterus, scientifically known as "adenomyosis," occurs when the tissue that typically lines the uterus grows instead into the muscular wall of the uterus. Adenomyosis most often occur... More »

A bulky anteverted uterus is enlarged and has an angled position, according to radiologist Michael Gabor. The condition is common in pregnancy. Fibroids also can cause a bulky uterus, notes family medicine practitioner M... More »

Symptoms of a prolapsed uterus include a sensation of heaviness or pulling in the pelvis, tissue protruding from the vagina, urinary problems, sexual problems, difficulties completing a bowel movement and low back pain, ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Uterine polyps are growths in the inner lining of the uterus, or endometrium, that attach themselves to endometrial tissue, according to Cleveland Clinic. Polyps are usually benign and range in size from as small as a se... More »

A normal uterus measures around 7.5 centimeters in length, 5 centimeters wide and 2.5 centimeters in thickness, according to Measurements may vary depending on the number of pregnancies and may shrink af... More »

According to the Mayo Clinic, an inflamed uterus could be a result of pelvic inflammatory disease. Fibroids in the uterus can also cause swelling and discomfort. More »

According to the Advanced Fertility Center of Chicago, the endometrial lining of the uterus is normally around 11.2 millimeters in thickness. An ultrasound measures and evaluates the uterus and the endometrial lining. More »