Kulkarni, Santosh K.; Wynter, Hugh H.; Desai, Patricia
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health; Community Health and Psychiatry
Hysteroscopic assessment of abnormal uterine bleeding in users of the intrauterine contraceptive device.
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Sixty users of the IUD who complained of abnormal menstrual blood loss were evaluated by hysteroscopy, and the findings were compared with a matched group who had this investigation for 'missing strings'. Submucous fibroids and endometritis were more frequent in the study group, whereas malposition of the IUD was more common in the controls (p<0.05).....