TITLE

Spontaneous uterine rupture during pregnancy

AUTHOR(S)
Zarean, E.; Zamani, N.
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Iranian Journal of Reproductive Medicine;Jun2014 Supplement, Vol. 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Introduction: Rupture of gravid uterus is a surgical emergency. Predispoising factor include a scarred uterus. Spontaneous rupture of unscarred uterus during pregnancy is rare occurrence. Materials and Methods: In this report we describe a case of uterine rupture in an unscarred uterus at gestational age 30 week in a 30 years old patient gravid one. Results: She presented with tachycardia and dizziness and weakness and decreased hemoglobin and an emergency laparatomy was performed which find the rupture of fundus of uterus and fetus trapping. Conclusion: This case report show that abnormal architecture of the uterine cavity (blind uterus horns) is a risk factor for the presence of uterine rupture.
ACCESSION #
96841503

 

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