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Table 2 Pathologic findings by hysteroscopy in infertility or sterility patients

From: How often does office hysteroscopy reveal pathology not previously noted on transvaginal ultrasound—a look at two typical reproductive endocrinology patient groups, including failed IVF–ET patients

Publication Patient number Normal uterine cavity Septum Endometrial polyp Submucous myoma Synechia Abnormal uterine cavity (total)
Bordt et al. [2] 26 88.5% ns 3.8% 7.6% ns 11.5%
Hinckley et al. [3] 1,000 62% 0.5% 32% 3% 3% 38%
Berger-Menz et al. [4] 235 52.7% ns 18.7% 3.4% 3.4% 47.3%
Nawroth et al. [8] 375 ns 2–3% ns ns 1.5–25% 10%
Shalev et al. [9] 74 71.6% 1.4% 9.6% 4.1% 13.7% 28.4%
Doldi et al. [11] 300 60% ns 26% ns ns 40%
  1. ns not specified