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Anybody with any suspicious sign or symptom should go for a gynaecology consultation and assessment. Healthcare professionals will ask the patient questions and perform a physical examination. The following diagnostic tests may also be ordered:
Endometrial aspiration biopsy: For blind biopsies of the endometrium which can be done in outpatient clinics.
Hysteroscopy with biopsy: Insertion of a small camera inside the uterus for a direct view of the endometrium and for taking targeted biopsies. This can be performed under local anaesthesia or under sedation in the operating room. It is an outpatient procedure.
If the diagnosis is confirmed, some of the following additional tests may be requested:
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Substantiated information by:
Ana Carrión AliagaNurseGynaecology Department
Aureli Torné BladéGynaecologist
Lydia GabaMedical oncologist
Published: 9 March 2022
Updated: 9 March 2022
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