Endometrial polyps and the risk of atypical hyperplasia on biopsies of unremarkable endometrium: a study on 694 patients with benign endometrial polyps.

@article{Rahimi2009EndometrialPA,
  title={Endometrial polyps and the risk of atypical hyperplasia on biopsies of unremarkable endometrium: a study on 694 patients with benign endometrial polyps.},
  author={Siavash Rahimi and Carla Marani and Cristina Renzi and Maria Emanuela Natale and Paolo Giovannini and Renato Zeloni},
  journal={International journal of gynecological pathology : official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Pathologists},
  year={2009},
  volume={28 6},
  pages={522-8}
}
The objective of our study was to examine the relationship between benign endometrial polyps and the underlying endometrium, analyzing factors associated with endometrial hyperplasia with and without atypia. Six hundred and ninety-four consecutive patients with benign endometrial polyps underwent hysteroscopic removal of the polyps combined with 2 biopsies of unremarkable endometrium. Hysteroscopic removal of endometrial polyps with 2 endometrial biopsies far from the base of the polyp were… CONTINUE READING