Classical caesarean section through the posterior uterine wall
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We report a case of myomectomy and classical caesarean section through the posterior uterine wall necessitated by 180° dextro-rotation of a gravid uterus with large fibroids. The non-specific clinical course and rarity of pathological torsion of the gravid uterus makes the preoperative diagnosis difficult.
Ultrasound recognition antenatally of a fibroid changing its position should help with the prediction preoperatively of uterine rotation.
KeywordsCaesarean Section Endometriosis Placental Abruption Gravid Uterus Haemosiderin
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