Clinico-Pathological Co-relation in Diagnosis and Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding

  • Durga BC Nepalgunj Medical College & Teaching Hospital, Kohalpur, Banke, Nepal
  • Nirmala Sharma Nepalgunj Medical College & Teaching Hospital, Kohalpur, Banke, Nepal
Keywords: Abnormal uterine bleeding, Endometrium, Endometrial biopsy, Histopathology, Menorraghia

Abstract

Abnormal uterine bleeding is the third most common clinical presentation in gynecology OPD. Histopathological evaluation of the endometrial tissue plays a significant role in diagnosis and management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding.

Aim: To find out cause of abnormal uterine bleeding with the help of histopathological report of endometrial biopsy.

Methodology: This is retrospective observational study done at NGMC from ( 1st June 2018 to -30th June 2019) of 100 patients endometrial biopsy sent for histopathological evaluation and diagnosis reports were correlated with age and bleeding pattern and patients were managed accordingly.

Result: A total of 100 endometrial specimens submitted with clinical diagnosis of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding were studied. Patients age group ranged from 18 – 65 yrs and most of them were seen in the age group of 41–50 yrs (43%).The commonest complaint was menorrhagia i.e. 48% .The commonest endometrial pattern observed in the study was, proliferative phase endometrium (38%).

Conclusion: Endometrial biopsy is one of the most useful diagnostic tools to find out cause of uterine bleeding in AUB cases and also helps in management of AUB patient.  

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Author Biography

Durga BC, Nepalgunj Medical College & Teaching Hospital, Kohalpur, Banke, Nepal

Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Published
2019-12-31
How to Cite
BC, D., & Sharma, N. (2019). Clinico-Pathological Co-relation in Diagnosis and Management of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding. Journal of Nepalgunj Medical College, 17(2), 52-54. https://doi.org/10.3126/jngmc.v17i2.31654
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