Cystic endometrial hyperplasia

Cystic endometrial hyperplasia is the most common as well as the most benign form of endometrial hyperplasia.

Radiographic features


Typically shows endometrial thickening with associated cysts.

Differential diagnosis

For imaging appearences consider:

  • prolonged proliferative phase from chronic anovulation 3 
    • e.g. those with PCOS / long term oral contraceptive use in a premenopausal patient

Article information

rID: 15550
System: Gynaecology
Tag: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Endometrial cystic hyperplasia
  • Cystic hyperplasia of the endometrium
  • Cystic hyperplasia of endometrium

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