Mazur, MD Clinical Professor of Pathology State University of New York Upstate Medical University Syracuse, NY 13210 and Clear Path Diagnostics Syracuse, NY 13202 USA Robert J. Te Linde Distinguished Professor Departments of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Pathology The Johns Hopkins Hospital and The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD 21231 USA Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Mazur, Michael T. It is our impression that it is precisely these areas that present most of the difﬁculties in daily practice, more so, in fact, that the diagnosis of a malignant tumor.
Endometrial biopsy is useful in the work-up of abnormal uterine bleeding, cancer screening, endometrial dating and infertility evaluation.
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A diagnosis of carcinoma is straightforward, but a clear and precise diagnosis of the various benign, yet abnormal pattens of endometrial development and bleeding can be a challenge.
In addition, a clear understanding of the terminology that the pathologist uses to communicate diagnostic infor-mation to the clinician is critically important.