Endovaginal ultrasonography in the diagnosis of adenomyosis uteri: identifying the predictive characteristics.

@article{Brosens1995EndovaginalUI,
  title={Endovaginal ultrasonography in the diagnosis of adenomyosis uteri: identifying the predictive characteristics.},
  author={Jan Joris Brosens and Nicole M de Souza and Fredrick G Barker and Thanos Paraschos and Robert M. L. Winston},
  journal={British journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={1995},
  volume={102 6},
  pages={471-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate prospectively the role of endovaginal ultrasonography in the diagnosis of adenomyosis and to identify predictive characteristics. SETTING In Vitro Fertilisation Unit, Hammersmith Hospital. SUBJECTS Fifty-six women with menorrhagia and dysmenorrhea. DESIGN Endovaginal sonography was performed and uterine body morphometry and myometrial echogenicity were assessed. The sonographic suspicion of adenomyosis was scored high or low depending on the degree of uterine… CONTINUE READING