Farname Inc. in collaboration with Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology


Department of anatomy and embryology, college of medicine, Kerbala University, Iraq.


Introduction: Female infertility contributed to many causes that involve genetic and acquired abnormalities of uterus. We depend on ultrasound in a large number of patients because it is an excellent, fast, safe and inexpensive method for assessing size, shape, determining any abnormalities and also useful for measuring thickness of endometrium in menstrual cycle phases. Objective: To estimate endometrial thickness during secretory phase in infertile women by ultrasound. Methods: This is a study, involving 134 females age 22 to 45 years from outpatient clinic from Feb 2021 to April 2022 examination done by Samsung HS50 ultrasound device (KOREA), using endo-vaginal and transabdominal approach with EVN 4-9 MHZ and CA1-7AD probes respectively. Results: The results displayed that primary infertility 93 (69.4%) which appear higher in women than secondary infertility 41 (30.6%). There were 31 (68.8%) women presented with primary infertility have 9-12mm endometrial thickness and 14 (31.1%) with secondary infertility. 52 (65.8%) women with primary infertility have 14-18mm endometrial thickness and 27 (34.1%) with secondary infertility.


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