Ultrasonographic endometrial thickness for diagnosing endometrial pathology in women with postmenopausal bleeding: a meta-analysis.

@article{Gupta2002UltrasonographicET,
  title={Ultrasonographic endometrial thickness for diagnosing endometrial pathology in women with postmenopausal bleeding: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Janesh Kumar Gupta and Patrick F W Chien and Doris Voit and Thomas Justin Clark and Khalid S Khan},
  journal={Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica},
  year={2002},
  volume={81 9},
  pages={
          799-816
        }
}
Our aim was to determine the diagnostic accuracy of endometrial thickness measurement by pelvic ultrasonography for predicting endometrial carcinoma and disease (hyperplasia and/or carcinoma) during an investigation of postmenopausal bleeding. We performed a systematic quantitative review of the available published literature, which consisted of online searching the MEDLINE and EMBASE databases (1966-2000) coupled with scanning of bibliography of known primary and review articles. The selection… CONTINUE READING

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