Postpartum septic pelvic thrombophlebitis after caesarean delivery: a case report
We report a case of a 41-year-old woman with fever and right abdominal pain three days after an uncomplicated caesarean delivery. Clinical, laboratory and imaging exams were unremarkable and the patient was treated for endometritis. In the absence of improvement despite an antibiotic adjustment, a clinical diagnosis of septic pelvic thrombophlebitis was made, and the patient presented a good response to anticoagulation in conjunction with broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - March 10, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Snake bite in third trimester of pregnancy with systemic envenomation and delivery of a live baby in a low resource setting: A case report
Conclusion In resource constrained setting, disseminated intravascular coagulopathy arising from systemic envenomation due to snake bite in pregnancy could be challenging. Obstetric outcome depends on the degree of envenomation, gestational age at presentation, timing, duration and quality of treatment. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 16, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Nonimmune hydrops fetalis due to autosomal recessive hereditary spherocytosis
Conclusion The case highlights the importance of considering less common genetic mutations involving the RBC structural proteins when patients present with severe fetal anemia and nonimmune hydrops fetalis. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 3, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Obstetric management of delayed-interval delivery
Publication date: Available online 30 September 2017 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Maria Inês Raposo, Mariana Cardoso, Mariana Ormonde, Sarah Stokreef, Laura Correia, Andrea Pereira The delayed-interval delivery is a rare, flexible and complex procedure. In light of these facts, there is no consensus on the best approach to achieve it successfully. This case report is of an asynchronous delivery, in a twin pregnancy, with a 32-day interval between births of siblings. Our obstetric management, at a critical gestational age, improved the outcome of the second newborn. The probability of success of d...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 1, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Urinary ascites in late onset of bladder injury post laparoscopic hysterectomy
Publication date: Available online 22 September 2017 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Josette C. Dawkins, Gregory K. Lewis, Benjamin Christensen, Morris Wortman Urinary tract injuries are unfortunate complications of pelvic surgery. With the increasing popularity of minimally invasive surgery, a thorough understanding of electrosurgical instrumentation and their thermal spread is important to reduce patient injuries. The index patient was a 50year old woman who underwent a supracervical hysterectomy 5years prior to her presentation with pelvic pain and dysuria. When her symptoms failed to improve despite a...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - September 22, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

A case of uterus-like mass of the ovary associated with endometriosis
Publication date: Available online 8 September 2017 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Yee Jeong Kim, Joeng Hae Kie, Jae Eun Chung (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - September 9, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Trauma-induced delivery: A case report
Publication date: Available online 1 August 2017 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Ryan D. Brown, Coralee Toals, Sarah Mashburn, Paige Pasquali The term “birth trauma” is one that is well ingrained into the lexicon of medical providers. There is ample information of the types of injuries that are incurred during the birth process. However, there is no uniformed term for the process of an unforeseen act that leads to a precipitous birth. We would like to show a case report of such an act. The infant's injuries were sustained while in utero and the trauma induced a medical team to deliver the infa...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - August 2, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Publication of medical case reports and consent
Publication date: Available online 26 July 2017 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Margaret Rees, Stephen L. Corson (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 27, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Late-onset endometrial ablation failure
Publication date: Available online 12 July 2017 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Morris Wortman Endometrial ablation, first reported in the 19th century, has gained wide acceptance in the gynecologic community as an important tool for the management of abnormal uterine bleeding when medical management has been unsuccessful or contraindicated. The introduction of global endometrial ablation (GEA) devices beginning in 1997 has provided unsurpassed safety addressing many of the concerns associated with their resectoscopic predecessors. As of this writing the GEA market has surpassed a half-million devices in ...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 13, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Hereditary leiomyomatosis and renal cell cancer: Cutaneous lesions & amp; atypical fibroids
Conclusion(s) Consideration of HLRCC on differential diagnosis when patients present with cutaneous nodules and atypical or early onset uterine leiomyoma provides opportunity for early surveillance, family member testing, and more thoughtful surgical planning. Precis 27-year-old woman with multiple cutaneous lesions is found to have uterine leiomyomas and undergoes robotic myomectomy. Genetic testing of uterine leiomyomas reveals mutation in fumarate hydratase, etiologic in hereditary leiomyomatosis and renal cell cancer (HLRCC). (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - June 24, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Myrrh for treatment of severe vulvar edema in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome
Conclusion Local myrrh application for severe vulvar edema in ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome resulted in substantial improvement, and with further studies, myrrh could be used as an option for the management of vulvar edema. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - June 16, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Intracavitary deposits on Essure ® hysteroscopic sterilization devices: A case report
Conclusion Until now, it is not clear if there is a relationship between reported complaints and formation of calcite deposits on Essure®. Capsule Infrared spectroscopy of deposits on Essure® devices showed a pattern conclusive with calcite. The relationship between reported complaints and the formation of calcite deposits on Essure® remains unclear. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - June 14, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Fetal primary hydrothorax with spontaneous resolution
We present a case of a unilateral fetal pleural effusion identified at 35th gestational week. A 37year-old woman (G2P1) presented to our routine term pregnancy evaluation. The pregnancy had been otherwise uneventful. At ecographic evaluation a large anechogenic fluid collection was identified in the right fetal hemithorax, with atelectasis of right lung, displacing the heart and mediastinal structures to the contralateral hemithorax. Hydramnios was also identified. No other structural abnormalities were detected, as no signs of hydrops. Fetal biometry was compatible with gestational age. Fetal ecochardiogram was structural...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - June 11, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Successful pregnancy located in a uterine cesarean scar: A case report
This report suggests that successful pregnancy outcome can be achieved in some women with uterine cesarean scar, but further analysis and additional studies are required in order to describe the optimal protocol of expectant management in CSP. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - April 16, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Fowler's syndrome post oocyte retrieval for intracytoplasmic sperm injection
Conclusion(s) Fowler's syndrome, although rare, may occur post routine oocyte retrieval; Successful restoration of voiding and resolution of symptoms is possible with SNM installation in similar patients. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - April 16, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Uterine rupture in a primigravid patient with an unscarred bicornuate uterus at term
Conclusion Bicornuate uterus may be an independent risk factor for uterine rupture, which can occur in primigravid patients and at any gestation. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - April 16, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Postoperative care of symphysiotomy performed for severe shoulder dystocia with fetal demise
Conclusion Symphysiotomy is rarely performed in the United States. We submit our postoperative management to add to the literature of this rarely performed obstetric intervention. Précis Symphysiotomy for severe shoulder dystocia is rarely utilized in the United States. We describe a case of symphysiotomy done for severe shoulder dystocia at an outside institution, and the patient's subsequent care at our institution. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - March 8, 2017 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Luteal phase support for documented failure of placental steroidogenesis: A case report
Conclusion Clinicians should be alert to the possibility of a luteal phase defect when a patient presents with recurrent fertility problems and multiple spontaneous abortions. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - December 23, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Spontaneous acute intussusception in a pregnant woman
We present the case of a 21-year-old pregnant woman who was diagnosed of spontaneous acute intussusception at nine weeks of gestation and therapeutic management. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - December 13, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

A Bartholin's gland with nodules and cysts bathed in mucus
We describe three cases to provide insight into the various clinical presentations and management problems. Nodular hyperplasia of Bartholin's gland is easily misdiagnosed because of its rare occurrence and diversity of signs and symptoms. An unusual presentation or clinical course of disease may indicate nodular hyperplasia. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 23, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Endometriosis inflammation mimicking pseudomyxoma peritonei: A case report
Publication date: October 2016 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health, Volume 12 Author(s): Erin E. Medlin, Claire Flanagan, Kathryn Zavala, Stephen Rose (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 28, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Rare successful pregnancy in a patient with Swyer Syndrome
Conclusion(s) A patient with 46, XY gonadal dysgenesis in a specially tailored fertility program, can maintain a normal pregnancy and delivery. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 28, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Full term viable secondary broad ligament pregnancy – A rare case
Publication date: Available online 18 October 2016 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): CH. Sheethal, Akshata powar Broad ligament pregnancy is also known as inter ligamentous pregnancy which is a rare form of ectopic pregnancy. Very few successful live births have been reported in this condition, where such pregnancies reached term and with live birth of a baby. A case of 28year old primigravida of 35weeks gestation with oligoamnios was referred to our hospital. A right broad ligament pregnancy was confirmed after an ultrasound and an MRI. She was taken up for surgery and an incision was given on the anterior...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 28, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Complete molar pregnancy with transformation to choriocarcinoma of the liver: A case report
Conclusion Prompt recognition of a complete mole may lead to a less extensive disease process. Presentation has recently changed so it is important to know signs. Patient compliance likely results in fewer complications and costs. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 28, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Coccidioidomycosis in pregnancy: Case report and literature review of associated placental lesions
Discussion This case demonstrates the potential for severe pulmonary coccidioidomycosis and vascular strain of pregnancy-associated vascular expansion in the first trimester of pregnancy and the possibility of a favorable pregnancy outcome in subsequent pregnancies after appropriate treatment. The route of feto-maternal transmission and placental lesions in coccidioidomycosis are discussed. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 28, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

An Unreported Uterine Rupture in an Unscarred Uterus After Induced Labor With 25 μg Misoprostol Vaginally
We report a case of a woman induced by one dose 25μg misoprostol vaginally. Her pregnancy was uncomplicated and she had an unscarred uterus. Her labor progressed rapidly and she experienced hyperstimulation, meconium stained amniotic fluid, uterine rupture, and excessive blood loss of approximately 14l. The child survived but is diagnosed with cerebral palsy. The case was never reported as an adverse event. This case questions the safety of misoprostol even in low dosage. It also underlines the need to report side effects to national reporting systems. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 21, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Discordance for Cri du Chat Syndrome in a dichorionic –diamniotic twin pregnancy
Publication date: July 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health, Volume 7 Author(s): Mireia González-Comadran, José Luís Hernández Sánchez, Carolina Rueda, Elena Ferriols, Maria Prat, Ricardo Rubio, Ramón Carreras (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 21, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Vaginal evisceration as rare but a serious obstetric complication: a case series
This article highlights untrained professionals induced obstetrical trauma as a cause of vaginal evisceration leading to serious but preventable complications. Presentation of Case Case 1: A 27years old female, P2L0, had full term vaginal delivery of an IUD baby and presented 4days later with small bowel evisceration through poaterior vaginal wall. Case 2: A 24years old female, P1A1 had underwent unsafe abortion and presented in shock, with small bowel evisceration through anterior uterine wall. Case 3: A 26years female, P2A1, underwent evacuation for incomplete abortion and presented with omental prolapse through anterior...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - May 20, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Giant cystic degeneration of a uterine leiomyoma in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
Conclusion This case demonstrates the management of giant intramural cyst lesion of the uterus using a minimally invasive surgical approach, as opposed to emergency surgery via laparotomy. Capsule Large uterine leiomyoma with diffuse cystic degeneration in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, in which step-wise treatments allows successful minimally invasive hysterectomy. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - April 17, 2016 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Ulcus vulvae acutum — A case of genital ulcers in adolescent girl
We describe a case of adolescent female with an episode of ulcus vulvae acutum associated with infectious mononucleosis. The diagnosis was supported by the clinical symptoms, elevated circulating levels of liver enzymes, positive EBV serology, cervical and inguinal lymphadenomegaly, and hepatosplenomegaly. The patient presented a history of aphthous stomatitis. Negative Pathergy test and the absence of any other related symptoms allowed us to exclude the Behçhet syndrome. Lesions healed with no sequelae or recurrences. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - December 29, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Ulcus vulvae acutum – a case of genital ulcers in adolescent girl
We describe a case of adolescent female with an episode of ulcus vulvae acutum associated with infectious mononucleosis. The diagnosis was supported by the clinical symptoms, elevated circulating levels of liver enzymes, positive EBV serology, cervical and inguinal lymphadenomegaly, hepatosplenomegaly. The patient presented a history of aphthous stomatitis. Negative Pathergy test and the absence of any other related symptoms allowed us to exclude the Behçhet syndrome. Lesions healed with no sequelae or recurrences. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - December 12, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Colorectal cancer presenting as tuboovarian abscess in a 40year old patient with previous tubal occlusion
Conclusion Tuboovarian abscess is rare after tubal occlusion. These patients should be evaluated specifically for nongynecologic etiology, including colorectal cancer. Radiologic studies can be misleading, and surgical exploration should be strongly considered if a woman with a history of tubal occlusion presents with a presumptive tuboovarian abscess, particularly if the abscess contains air. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 26, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Intrapartal resection of the double cervix and longitudinal vaginal septum after hysteroscopic resection of the complete uterine septum, resulting in a term vaginal delivery: A case report
Conclusion(s) Reconstructive surgical procedures may be considered for providing spontaneous pregnancies and intrapartal surgical technique could be taken into consideration in order to prevent unnecessary cesarean sections, upon strict estimation of the obstetrician. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 30, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Successful management of the recurrent uterine rupture after the uterine septum resection
Publication date: Available online 23 October 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Taner Kasapoglu, Dila Kasapoglu, Ozgur Deren (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - October 27, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Approach to the management of rare clinical presentations of macroprolactinomas in reproductive-aged women
Conclusion Management of macroprolactinomas in women desiring pregnancy requires careful consideration of alternatives to surgery which could impair pituitary function and fertility and awareness of treatment goals that can minimize the risks for pituitary apoplexy and vision loss during pregnancy. It is important to increase awareness of these options prior to initiation of treatment and conception. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - September 25, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Migration of a contraceptive subcutaneous device into the pulmonary artery. Report of a case
Publication date: Available online 24 September 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Pierre-Marie Heudes, Valerie Laigle Querat, Eric Darnis, Claire Defrance, Frederic Douane, Eric FrampasGraphical abstract (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - September 25, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

The path of least resistance: A case of cervical stenosis and uterocutaneous fistula
Publication date: Available online 24 August 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Steven Neil Shephard, Sunday Jenner Lengmang Uterocutaneous fistula is exceedingly rare, and uniformly follows some type of operative procedure. In this case, a young woman underwent a cesarean delivery at an outlying clinic in rural Nigeria, following which she developed amenorrhea and cyclic pelvic pain. In attempts to resolve her condition, a second laparotomy was performed at same medical center. She presented to us 2weeks later, at which time an opening was present at the healing laparotomy scar, severe vaginal scarr...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - August 25, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Wound haematoma: The first sign in a case of late postpartum HELLP syndrome
We present the case of a 30year old primigravida (RL) who developed a wound haematoma nearly 72h after an emergency caesarean section for failure to progress, with no prior hypertension or proteinuria documented. Although RL remained completely asymptomatic, investigations for delayed bleeding revealed severe class I HELLP syndrome with a platelet count of <50,000μL, significant haemolysis (haptoglobin <0.06, LDH 1585), acute renal failure (eGFR 64, creatinine 103), fulminant hepatic failure (AST 2539, ALT 3200) and significant autoanticoagulation (INR 3.2, activated prothrombin time 46, fibrinogen 3.0). P...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - August 22, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Discordance for Cri du Chat Syndrome in a dichorionic–diamniotic twin pregnancy
Publication date: July 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health, Volume 7 Author(s): Mireia González-Comadran, José Luís Hernández Sánchez, Carolina Rueda, Elena Ferriols, Maria Prat, Ricardo Rubio, Ramón Carreras (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - August 7, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Discordance for Cri du chat syndrome in a dichorionic-diamniotic twin pregnancy
Publication date: Available online 29 July 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Mireia Gonzalez-Comadran, José Luís Hernández Sánchez, Carolina Rueda García, Elena Ferriols Pérez, Maria Prat Om, Ricardo Rubio Salazar, Ramón Carreras Collado (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 31, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Finding a needle in a haystack: Ultrasound guided extraction of a sewing needle from the perineum
Publication date: Available online 23 July 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Edward Wang, Taylor Brueseke, Robert E. Bristow (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 23, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Chorioamnionitis due to Lactococcus lactis cremoris: A case report
Publication date: Available online 21 July 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): F. Azouzi, C. Chahed, M. Marzouk, A. Ferjani, N. Hannechi, M. Fekih, Y. Ben Salem, J. Boukadida (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - July 21, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Ectopic pregnancy after hysterectomy may not be so uncommon: A case report and review of the literature
Conclusion Any woman, even after hysterectomy but with ovaries in situ, who presents with an acute abdomen or abdominal–pelvic pain should be screened for pregnancy. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - May 7, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

A Case of Bladder Endometriosis that became Symptomatic during the third trimester
Conclusion Although this case shows that endometriosis may become symptomatic during pregnancy, it has to be underlined that it cannot be discerned whether it is consequent to progress of the disease or to pregnancy-mediated modifications of a pre-existing lesion. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - April 11, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

The role of fibrinogen in massive postpartum haemorrhage, a case report
Publication date: Available online 11 April 2015 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): M.R.C. van Minde , A.W.M.M. Koopman-van Gemert , S. Rombout – de Weerd (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - April 11, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Ovarian thrombosis and uterine synechiae after arterial embolization for a late postpartum haemorrhage
Conclusions This case teaches us that one rare complication can hide another! It is important to consider the diagnosis of sub involution of the placental bed in cases of late PPH and to know the complications associated with vascular artery embolization in order to provide the most rapid and least invasive treatment. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 22, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

3D Assisted Prenatal Sonographic Diagnosis of Dicephalic Conjoined Twins and Subsequent Planned Vaginal Delivery
Publication date: Available online 26 March 2014 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Scott Petersen , Donna Hansel , Lorraine Milio , Nancy Hueppchen , Cyrethia Mcshane , Janice Henderson (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 2, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Monument of Love or Symbol of Maternal Death: The Story Behind the Taj Mahal
Publication date: Available online 1 August 2014 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): Anant Kumar (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 2, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

An Unreported Uterine Rupture in an Unscarred Uterus After Induced Labor With 25μg Misoprostol Vaginally
We report a case of a woman induced by one dose 25μg misoprostol vaginally. Her pregnancy was uncomplicated and she had an unscarred uterus. Her labor progressed rapidly and she experienced hyperstimulation, meconium stained amniotic fluid, uterine rupture, and excessive blood loss of approximately 14l. The child survived but is diagnosed with cerebral palsy. The case was never reported as an adverse event. This case questions the safety of misoprostol even in low dosage. It also underlines the need to report side effects to national reporting systems. (Source: Case Reports in Womens Health)
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 2, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

Acute Abdomen in Interstitial Ectopic Pregnancy, An Emergency Laparoscopic Treatment
Publication date: Available online 1 August 2014 Source:Case Reports in Women's Health Author(s): E. Picardo , M. Mitidieri , F. Salvagno , E.M. Canuto , C. Benedetto , G.L. Marchino , E. Minniti The present case report demonstrates a laparoscopic approach to treat interstitial cornual pregnancy in emergency. Interstitial ectopic pregnancy develops in the uterine portion of the fallopian tube which accounts for 2–4% of all ectopic pregnancies and has the potential to cause life-threatening hemorrhage at rupture. The mortality rate for a woman diagnosed with such a pregnancy is 2–2.5%. Diagnosis of interstitia...
Source: Case Reports in Womens Health - November 2, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: research