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Prolapsed endometrial polyp

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Postmenopausal bleeding.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

The MRI sequences demonstrate a large well-defined pedunculated intracavitary mass, arising from the anterior uterine wall, prolapsing into the vagina through an enlarged endocervical canal. It displays an isosignal on T1, low signal on T2 as compared to the endometrium with surrounding hyperintense fluid and endometrium. The postcontrast sequences show a heterogeneous enhancement. Minimal effusion in Douglas pouch. No pelvic lymphadenopathy is seen.

Case Discussion

MRI features of a probable endometrial polyp prolapsed into the vagina through a distended endocervical canal. 

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Case information

rID: 81414
Published: 25th Aug 2020
Last edited: 28th Aug 2020
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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