Endometrial fluid

Fluid in the endometrial cavity can result from a number of causes if excessive and associated with distension. 


There are essentially three types of fluid: 


Often a concern and some advocate the presence of echogenic fluid or an accompanying abnormal endometrial thickness as an indication for endometrial sampling 1-2.

Some authors suggest sampling if the surrounding endometrium is over 3 mm 2.

Article information

rID: 44981
System: Gynaecology
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Fluid in the endometrium
  • Fluid in endometrial cavity
  • Fluid in the endometrial cavity

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