In Order to Find Endometrial Disease in Peri- and Post-menopausal Hemorrhage, Hysteroscopy, Ultrasonography, and Histopathology Were Compared

Author(s): Jihad Al Hasan, Kawsar Diab, Kariman Ghazal


Abnormal uterine bleeding is one of the most common presenting problems in a gynecologist's office or primary-care setting (AUB).


Between December 2019 and December 2022, 264 peri and postmenopausal women participated in this study in a tertiary care hospital in Beirut, Lebanon


A total of 114 hysteroscopic operations and 264 ultrasonography exams were completed. Group A contained 149 patients, while Group B contained 113 individuals. 75% of the women in group A were postmenopausal, compared to perimenopausal women in group B


Using histopathology as the gold standard, hysteroscopy showed to be extremely sensitive and specific. Although USG is less sensitive and specific than hysteroscopy, it still has good characteristics

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