Evaluation of Ovarian Disturbances by Endometrial Biopsy

  • Jean de Brux


Confronted with a cyclic disturbance and/or a problem of infertility, the gynecologist resorts to endometrial biopsy to eliminate simple of specific inflammation, dystrophy, or atypical adenomatous hyperplasia, and to determine whether hormonal disturbances are involved; these may be confirmed by steroid or gonadotropin concentrations. If endometrial responses appear to be incomplete, it is often because of the imprecision or insufficiency of clinical and biological data furnished to the pathologist.


Corpus Luteum Follicular Phase Endometrial Biopsy Spiral Artery Atypical Adenomatous Hyperplasia 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean de Brux
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut de Pathologie et de Cytologie ApliquéeParisFrance

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