Ovarian pathology in chronic pelvic inflammatory disease.

  title={Ovarian pathology in chronic pelvic inflammatory disease.},
  author={V N Bychkov},
  journal={Gynecologic and obstetric investigation},
  volume={30 1},
  • V N Bychkov
  • Published 1990 in Gynecologic and obstetric investigation
One hundred and sixty-six ovaries of the women of childbearing age suffering from chronic pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) were studied histologically and compared with normal ovaries. The number of mature follicles, cystic atretic follicles, follicular cysts, corpora lutea of menstruation, regressing corpora lutea, and corpus luteum cysts were calculated for each ovary. The main difference between ovaries in chronic PID and normal controls was increase in the number of cystic follicles and… CONTINUE READING