Inadequate office endometrial sample requires further evaluation in women with postmenopausal bleeding and abnormal ultrasound results.

@article{Doorn2007InadequateOE,
  title={Inadequate office endometrial sample requires further evaluation in women with postmenopausal bleeding and abnormal ultrasound results.},
  author={Helena C van Doorn and Brent C. Opmeer and Curt W. Burger and M. Jitze Duk and Geertruida S Kooi and Ben Willem Mol},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={99 2},
  pages={100-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether further histologic assessment can be omitted after office sampling produced a nondiagnostic specimen. METHODS Data were retrieved from a prospective cohort study of 913 women presenting with postmenopausal bleeding. This study was limited to women with an endometrial thickness either 5 mm or greater or that could not be measured, and in whom an endometrial biopsy performed in the office yielded nondiagnostic results. RESULTS Endometrial thickness was… CONTINUE READING

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