The role of endometrial thickness for detecting endometrial pathologies in asymptomatic postmenopausal women


Saatli B., Yildirim N., Olgan S., KOYUNCUOĞLU ÜLGÜN M., Emekci O., Saygili U.

AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY, vol.54, no.1, pp.36-40, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ajo.12174
  • Journal Name: AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND JOURNAL OF OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.36-40
  • Keywords: asymptomatic, endometrial thickness, postmenopausal, HISTOPATHOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS, CANCER, ULTRASOUND, HYPERPLASIA, DILATATION, CURETTAGE, SOCIETY, PIPELLE, BIOPSY, RISK
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BackgroundThe aim of the present study was to evaluate the significance of endometrial sampling in asymptomatic, bleeding-free postmenopausal women who have endometrial thickness greater or equal to 5mm.