Endometrial Assessment: When is it Necessary?

  title={Endometrial Assessment: When is it Necessary?},
  author={Juliana Nicoletti Pessoa and Ana Carolina Lopes Freitas and Ronney Antonio Guimaraes and Jonnymar Lima and Helena Lucia Barroso dos Reis and Ant{\^o}nio Chamb{\^o} Filho},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical medicine research},
BACKGROUND Endometrial cancer is the fourth most common cancer among women and the most common malignant neoplasm of the female genital tract in the USA. The onset is usually after the age of 50 and prognosis depends on the stage of disease at diagnosis. We aimed at determining the prevalence of high-risk endometrial lesions in women of different ages to establish a protocol for the indication of invasive diagnostic procedures. METHODS A retrospective study was conducted based on the… CONTINUE READING


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