Hysteroscopy may transport malignant cells into the peritoneal cavity. Case report.

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The purpose of this report is to caution against the use of hysteroscopy at the time of uterine curettage performed in women with postmenopausal bleeding suspected of having endometrial carcinoma. A 63 year old postmenopausal woman had endometrial carcinoma diagnosed by hysteroscopically guided curettage. At the time of hysterectomy three weeks later… (More)

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@article{Schmitz1994HysteroscopyMT, title={Hysteroscopy may transport malignant cells into the peritoneal cavity. Case report.}, author={Michael Schmitz and W A Nahhas}, journal={European journal of gynaecological oncology}, year={1994}, volume={15 2}, pages={121-4} }