The role of endometrial thickness for detecting endometrial pathologies in asymptomatic postmenopausal women


Saatli B., Yildirim N. , OLGAN S., Koyuncuoglu M., Emekci O., Saygili U.

AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY, vol.54, no.1, pp.36-40, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ajo.12174
  • Title of Journal : AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.36-40
  • Keywords: asymptomatic, endometrial thickness, postmenopausal, HISTOPATHOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS, CANCER, ULTRASOUND, HYPERPLASIA, DILATATION, CURETTAGE, SOCIETY, PIPELLE, BIOPSY, RISK

Abstract

BackgroundThe aim of the present study was to evaluate the significance of endometrial sampling in asymptomatic, bleeding-free postmenopausal women who have endometrial thickness greater or equal to 5mm.