Refresher Courses: Genitourinary

Imaging of benign female pelvis

5 min
Chairperson's introduction
15 min
Imaging of endometriosis: ultrasonography and/or pelvic MRI
1. To learn the value of different imaging modalities for diagnosis and pre-operative assessment.
2. To learn the different locations of endometriosis (adnexal, posterior, lateral, and anterior) and their significance in imaging.
3. To understand the key elements for US and MRI reporting.
15 min
Myometrial masses
1. To learn the strengths and weaknesses of different imaging modalities for assessing benign myometrial masses.
2. To appreciate the wide variation in appearances of uterine leiomyomata and adenomyosis.
3. To recognise complications that may occur and cause diagnostic challenges.
15 min
Congenital anomalies
1. To become familiar with how to apply proper patient preparation and dedicated MRI protocol.
2. To identify and categorise the main congenital anomalies of the female genital tract based on the ESRHE/ESGE classification system.
3. To appreciate the value of MRI in treatment planning and the evaluation of post-treatment complications.
10 min
Panel discussion: Is there a need for routine MRI for all patients?