Multiple endometrial polyps in a pre-menopausal woman-sonographic and elastographic findings with histopathological correlation

Authors

  • Varghese Paul Department of Radio-diagnosis, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha, Maharashtra, India
  • Suresh Phatak Department of Radio-diagnosis, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha, Maharashtra, India
  • Gulam Marfani Department of Radio-diagnosis, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha, Maharashtra, India
  • Nipun Gupta Department of Radio-diagnosis, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha, Maharashtra, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20180637

Keywords:

Endometrial lesions, Elastography, Polyp, Transvaginal sonography

Abstract

We are presenting a case report of a 34-year-old female with history of inter-menstrual bleeding PV and Menorrhagia since 6 months with multiple endometrial polyps. Ultrasound and elastography findings are discussed.

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Published

2018-02-22

How to Cite

Paul, V., Phatak, S., Marfani, G., & Gupta, N. (2018). Multiple endometrial polyps in a pre-menopausal woman-sonographic and elastographic findings with histopathological correlation. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 6(3), 1043–1045. https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20180637

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Case Reports