Association of endometrial cancer risk with postmenopausal bleeding in women: A systematic review and meta-analysis

JAMA Internal Medicine Aug 10, 2018

Clarke MA, et al. - Researchers determined the prevalence of postmenopausal bleeding (PMB) in endometrial cancers and the risk of endometrial cancer in women with PMB via this systematic review and meta-analysis. They reported the occurrence of PMB in approximately 90% of women with endometrial cancer; however, a diagnosis of endometrial cancer was made in only 9% of women with PMB. A variance in these estimates was evident by geographic region, hormone use, and calendar time. These data...

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General Internal Medicine Hematology/Oncology Preventive Medicine Women`s Health

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