BMJ Case Reports 2013; doi:10.1136/bcr-2012-008209

Postcoital bleeding due to cervical endometriosis

  1. Servet Guresci2
  1. 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kecioren Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
  2. 2Department of Pathology, Kecioren Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
  1. Correspondence to Dr Mehmet Murat Seval, muratseval{at}


Endometriosis of the uterine cervix is a rare lesion that is generally asymptomatic in gynaecological practice. We present a case with postcoital bleeding due to a cervical mass mimicking cervical polyp or fibroma which was histologically proven as cervical endometriosis later. Cervical endometriosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of cervical masses with postcoital bleeding.

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