An endometrial biopsy is a procedure to examine the endometrium, the inside lining of the uterus, for abnormalities or signs of cancer. The biopsy is performed by taking a sample of endometrial tissue and examining it under a microscope.
Reasons for Endometrial Biopsy
- Heavy periods
- Irregular or prolonged periods
- Bleeding after menopause
- Abnormal findings on a pelvic ultrasound