The process of carcinogenesis for endometrial adenocarcinoma could be short: Development of a malignancy after endometrial ablation

Jacques W. Ramey, Paul P. Koonings, Fred T. Given, Anibal A. Acosta

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Abstract

Endometrial ablation has been proposed as an alternative to hysterectomy for the treatment of dysfunctional uterine bleeding. We describe what we believe to be the first reported case of an endometrial adenocarcinoma that may have developed shortly after endometrial ablation. (AM J OBSTET GYNECOL 1994;170:1370-1.)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1370-1371
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume170
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1994

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Keywords

  • Endometrial adenocarcinoma
  • ablation
  • dysfunctional uterine bleeding

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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