Pipelle Sampling (Islamabad Diagnostic Center)
Its new device used to take endometrial curetting.
- It’s a painless procedure in office setting.
- No anesthesia needed in this.
- No need for antibiotics or painkiller pre or post-procedure.
- Irregular menstrual cycle after 40 years.
- HMB after 40 years. (If endometrial thickness > 15 mm).
- Postmenopausal bleeding (if endometrial thickness > 05 mm).
- Failure to medical treatment
- Abnormal Pap smear.
- Before hysterectomy.
- Sim’s speculem.
- Cuscos spaculae / uterine sound.
- Pipello kit.
- Sin’s / cuscos introduced in vagina.
- Cx is localized.
- Size of endometrial canal assessed by uterine sound.
- Pipelle introduced and sample taken.
- Sample sent for Histopathology.
Post procedure (oher pad to pattern)
- Fulfills indications.
- Bladder empty.
- Bimanual examination performed.
- Ultrasound performed.