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Table 4 Histological diagnosis between symptomatic (group 1) and asymptomatic (group 2) women (NS statistically not significant, S statistically significant)

From: Ambulatory hysteroscopy results post-menopause: comparative study between patients with and without metrorrhagia

Histology finding  Group 1 (n=86) Group 2 (n=150) Statistical significance Total (n=236)
Atrophic endometrium 5 (5.8%) 3 (2.0%) (NS) 8 (3.4%)
Benign polyp 55 (64%) 127 (84.7%) P<0.01 (S) 182 (77.1%)
Other benign lesions 3 (3.5%) 8 (5.3%) (NS) 11 (4.7%)
Hyperplasia 2 (2.3%) 4 (2.7%) (NS) 6 (2.5%)
Endometrial carcinoma 20 (23.3%) 2 (1.3%) P<0.01 (S) 22 (9.3%)
Cervical carcinoma 1 (1.1%) 0 (NS) 1 (0.4%)
No samples 0 6 (4%) (NS) 6 (2.5%)