Hysteroscopy for diagnosis and treatment of endometrial adenocarcinoma precursors. A review of literature.

@article{Cicinelli1993HysteroscopyFD,
  title={Hysteroscopy for diagnosis and treatment of endometrial adenocarcinoma precursors. A review of literature.},
  author={Ettore Cicinelli and Nicolino Comi and P Scorcia and Diana C. Petruzzi and Susi Epifani},
  journal={European journal of gynaecological oncology},
  year={1993},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={
          425-36
        }
}
The guidelines for early detection of adenocarcinoma and its precursors are controversial. Ultrasound, due to its non invasive nature, could represent a useful technique for screening patients at risk but its specificity is low. Endometrial cytology, especially by using new device, is an effective, easy, and inexpensive method for screening asymptomatic women; however, cytologic investigation shows some limits due to the scarce desquamation of endometrial cells and to the difficulty in… CONTINUE READING

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