CANCELLED 2nd ETCA ISGE Masterclass Hysteroscopy & Ultrasound - Building Bridges

27/03/2020 | 08.30 u.

Due to the measures that the government took in the light of the corona crisis the Masterclass will be held on a date later this year.
We will keep you informed. 

On Friday 27th March and Saturay 28th March the Endoscopic Training Center Antwerp invites you to its 2nd ETCA - ISGE Masterclass Hysteroscopy & Ultrasound - Building Bridges'.

During this two-day International Masterclass the faculty focuses on the newest developments in hysteroscopy and gynecologic ultrasonography.

On Friday and Saturday morning we will have state of the art lectures on actual ‘hot topics’ with many opportunities for interaction with the experts.

Both Friday and Saturday afternoon are entirely dedicated to hands-on / practical exercises.


Programme 27th March



09.20 Introduction - dr. B. De Vree
09:40 Hysteroscopic myomectomy, the evolution: past, present and future - dr. B. van Herendael
10:00  Case Reports (fibroid) – dr. Ch. De Bruyn

Confrontation: pre-op assessment of fibroids before hysteroscopic treatment

  • Hysteroscopy - dr. B. De Vree
  • Ultrasound - dr. W. Froyman
10:50 Evaluation of the pre-operative sarcoma risk – dr. T. Van Den Bosch
11:10  Alternative energies in the treatment of fibroids: when is Sonata® an option?  - prof. dr. H. Brölmann
11:30    Discussion
12:00 Lunch
13:00 - 13:30 Live ultrasound cases (Benetec – Samsung session)
13:30 - 17:00 Workshops Hysteroscopy & Ultrasound



Programme 28th March



09.20 Classification of uterine malformations – which system do we have to use? - dr. D. Van Schoubroeck
09:40 Case Reports (premalignant/malignant lesions) - dr. Ch. De Bruyn

Confrontation: diagnosis in the patient with abnormal uterine bleeding (premalignant/malignant lesions)

  • Hysteroscopy – dr. S. Van Calenbergh
  • Ultrasound – dr. T. Van Den Bosch
10:30 Prevention of niche development: how do we ideally have to close the cesarean scar? - prof. dr. J. Huirne

Confrontation: New modalities in diagnosis and treatment of placental remnants

  • Ultrasound – dr. E. Roets
  • Hysteroscopy – dr. T. Hamerlynck
12:00 Lunch
13:00 - 13:30 Live ultrasound cases (Benetec – Samsung session)
13:30 - 17:00 Workshops Hysteroscopy & Ultrasound

CME credits have been asked for this event.

Number of participants: 32 + 8 registrars

Course language: English


For registration, payment details and all further questions regarding this 2nd Masterclass Hysteroscopy & Ultrasound – Building Bridges please contact [email protected]

Course fee:

  • € 300 regular rate    
  • € 250 VVOG or ISGE members
  • € 200 registrars (limited number - proof of residency required)




dr. Bart De Vree


ETCA - ZNA Stuivenberg
Lange Beeldekensstraat 267
Laatste update op: 17-03-2020