Volume : VII, Issue : V, May - 2018

Histopathological study of Endometrial lesions in patients in a tertiary care hospital in North Telangana

Dr S Srikanth

Abstract :

Introduction:Abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB) is considered one of the most common and challenging problems presenting to the gynecologist. Histopathological examination of endometrial biopsy is gold standard diagnostic tool in evaluation of AUB. Our study is aimed at determining the spectrum of endometrial pathologies in different age group patients presenting with AUB at our hospital which caters largely to women living in rural area.

Materials &Methods :The present study is a retrospective and prospective study done for a period of one year in department of Pathology. All hysterectomy cases and endometrial biopsy cases were considered in the present study. Complete patient history, clinical and radiological findings were considered.

Results:  A total of  100 cases were  included in our study and out of them the most common lesion was proliferative phase constituting upto 33 cases followed by secretory phase.Themost common age group was in between 31–40 years. The most common complaint was  abnormal uterine bleeding.

Conclusion:  Histopathological examination of endometrium is gold standard diagnostic tool in evaluation of AUB and there is an age specific association of endometrial lesions.

Article: Download PDF Journal DOI : 10.15373/22778179

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Dr S Srikanth, Histopathological study of Endometrial lesions in patients in a tertiary care hospital in North Telangana, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH : Volume-7 | Issue-5 | May-2018


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