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2015

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Spectrum Of Histopathological Findings In Postmenopausal Bleeding, Muhammad Usman Tariq, Romana Idress, Ahmed Raheem, Naila Kayani Nov 2015

Spectrum Of Histopathological Findings In Postmenopausal Bleeding, Muhammad Usman Tariq, Romana Idress, Ahmed Raheem, Naila Kayani

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Objective:To determine the frequencies of histopathological findings in endometrial and endocervical biopsy samples with clinical history of Postmenopausal Bleeding (PMB). Study Design:Descriptive cross-sectional study. Place and Duration of Study:Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, from February 2012 to January 2013. Methodology:Atotal of 157 consecutive endometrial and endocervical biopsy specimens with history of postmenopausal bleeding were included. After microscopic examination, frequencies of histological findings in different age groups were generated. Chi-square and independent sample t-tests were applied to see whether the difference was significant which was set at ...