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Table 2 Comparison of pathological results of D&C and hysterectomy

From: Aspiration biopsy versus dilatation and curettage for endometrial hyperplasia prior to hysterectomy

D&C n (%) Hysterectomy Concordance to hysterectomy
n (%)
Normal SH CH SAH CAH Carcinoma
SH 36 (36.0) 9 23 1 0 2 1 23 (63.9)
CH 20 (20.0) 4 4 9 0 3 0 9 (45.0)
SAH 0 (0.0) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 (0.0)
CAH 44 (44.0) 6 3 2 0 19 14 19 (31.8)
Total 100 (100.0) 0 23 9 0 19 0 51 (51.0) a
  1. Data are mean ± SD or n (%) unless otherwise specified
  2. aKappa value, 0.357 (Fair); diagnostic concordance 51.0% (51 out of 100 pairs); P < 0.001
  3. D&C Dilatation and curettage; SH Simple hyperplasia without atypia; CH Complex hyperplasia without atypia; SAH Simple atypical hyperplasia; CAH Complex atypical hyperplasia