Age -- Related Differential Diagnosis of Vaginal Bleeding in Postmenopausal Women

Goyal, Ritu; Goyal, Darshan
July 2012
Indian Journal of Gerontology;2012, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p312
Academic Journal
The article examines the incidence of vaginal bleeding and endometrial cancer in postmenopausal women. It identifies the causes of vaginal bleeding in various age groups of postmenopausal women, such as the benign endometrial polyps. The study shows that age-related differential diagnosis can be used by clinical practitioners for counseling of postmenopausal women with vaginal bleeding. The study also found a high prevalence of malignant disorders, such as carcinoma of cervix and endometrium.


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