The Uterus pp 155-162 | Cite as

Endometrial Sampling Techniques

  • Frederick FriedmanJr.
  • Michael L. Brodman
Part of the Clinical Perspectives in Obstetrics and Gynecology book series (CPOG)


Abnormal uterine bleeding is one of the most frequent presenting gynecologic complaints. The relative accessibility of the uterine lining via a transcervical route makes it an ideal organ in which to diagnose pathology. Such sampling usually enables the gynecologist to determine the etiology of the bleeding—whether neoplastic, structural, or hormonal in origin.


Endometrial Cancer Obstet Gynecol Uterine Cavity Uterine Bleeding Endometrial Biopsy 
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  • Frederick FriedmanJr.
  • Michael L. Brodman

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