Diagnostic curettage (diagnostic abrasion) at Prof. Yavor Kornovski medical centre is performed without the need of 3 day hospitalization which is compulsory under the Health Insurance Fund. Within half an hour of surgery, the patient can go home. The histological result can be obtained at the centre in a period of 7 to 10 days.
Diagnostic abrasion (curettage) is performed in prolonged uterine bleeding in peri- and post-menopause with therapeutic means, but simultaneously with diagnostic purpose – histological examination of the curettage material for intrauterine pathology. Especially for confirmation or exclusion of uterine or cervical cancer.
The manipulation can sometimes be indicated in a pathologic Pap test (> IIIA group) in older women and lack of colposcopic pathological findings.