In Vivo Adenomyosis Tissue Sampling Using a Transvaginal Ultrasound-guided Core Biopsy Technique for Research Purposes: Safety, Feasibility, and Effectiveness.

Affiliation

Departments of Gynecology (Drs. Tellum, Qvigstad, and Lieng), and Pathology (Dr. Skovholt), Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway; University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway (Drs. Tellum, Qvigstad, and Lieng). Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To determine if it is possible and safe to obtain adenomyosis tissue in vivo without removing the uterus in order to use it for further molecular investigations of adenomyosis, which would allow investigating the pathogenesis of the disease.

Keywords

Adenomyosis,Biopsy,Junctional zone,Pathophysiology,Ultrasound guidance,

OUR Recent Articles