DailyDx: Polymenorrhea with Dysmenorrhoea

January 14, 2012

This is a 30 year old female with polymenorrhea with dysmenorrhoea. What do the ultrasound images show?

History: This is a 30 year old female with polymenorrhea and dysmenorrhoea. 

These images show some typical features.

 

 

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The diagnosis of our 30 year old female with polymenorrhea and dysmenorrhoea is adenomyosis.

These images show  typical features of this condition.  You will note:

Globular uterus with inhomogeneity of the myometrium

Increased vascularity in posterior wall of the body and fundus of uterus.

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