Transient physiological myometrial contraction

Transient myometrial contraction is a physiological phenomenon which may mimic focal adenomyosis

Radiographic features

It appears as focal low signal intensity bulge/region of the myometrium which may disappear on subsequent images or at cine MR imaging.  

Differential diagnosis

Article information

rID: 46548
System: Gynaecology
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Transient physiological focal myometrial contraction
  • Transient physiologic focal myometrial contraction
  • Transient physiologic myometrial contraction

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Cases and figures

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