Comparative study of transvaginal hysterosonography and biopsy for the evaluation of post-menopausal bleeding.

@article{AbuGhazzeh1999ComparativeSO,
  title={Comparative study of transvaginal hysterosonography and biopsy for the evaluation of post-menopausal bleeding.},
  author={Y M Abu-Ghazzeh and W A Shakoury and R Barqawi},
  journal={Annals of Saudi medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={116-9}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate transvaginal hysterosonography (TVHS) in post-menopausal bleeding (PMB) as an alternative to endometrial biopsy. The study was conducted at the Zarka Military Hospital, Amman, Jordan, over a one-year period from 1996 to 1997. PATIENTS AND METHODS The study comprised 98 women presenting with post-menopausal bleeding who had been listed for diagnostic dilatation and curettage. Transvaginal sonography (TVS) and transvaginal… CONTINUE READING