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Table 1 Results of histological and hysteroscopy examinations

From: Do we really need to hysteroscope all the women who have irregular bleeding on hormone replacement therapy?

Histology (n=77) Hysteroscopy
Atrophic/inactive endometrium (n=42) Normal/atrophic endometrium
Insufficient (n=10)  
HRT effect (n=8) Normal/thickened endometrium
Progestogenic effect (n=6)  
Benign endometrial polyp (n=11) Intrauterine polyps
No malignancy
All polyps treated in outpatient department
No further hysteroscopy or biopsy required
All patients discharged after their initial visit