Abdominal wall endometriosis post C-section

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Abdominal wall mass, with cyclical pain. Previous C- section.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

Right rectus sheath mass, with mild enhancement.

The remainder of the abdomen is normal in appearance.

Case Discussion

Endometriosis in the anterior abdominal wall, following C-section at the scar site, so called 'scar endometriosis' and is one of the most common forms of endometriosis.

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Case information

rID: 20338
Published: 13th Nov 2012
Last edited: 24th Mar 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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