Endometrial hyperplasia and the risk of endometrial carcinoma.

  title={Endometrial hyperplasia and the risk of endometrial carcinoma.},
  author={S P Ho and Kim Teng Tan and Man Wah Pang and Tew Hong Ho},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  volume={38 1},
OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence of endometrial carcinoma in endometrial hyperplasia and try to identify those patients at greatest risk. METHODS We conducted a retrospective study of 116 patients who had simple, complex or mixed (simple with focal complex) endometrial hyperplasia with or without atypia, from January 1991 to December 1994. RESULTS Twenty-nine patients had endometrial hyperplasia with atypia and 87 without atypia. Incidence of endometrial carcinoma was 27.6% in those… CONTINUE READING