Bicornuate uterus: on MRI

Case contributed by Dr Shailaja Muniraju


Intermittent lower abdominal pain since 2 months. Irregular menstrual cycles.

Patient Data

Age: 26 years
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Two discrete uterine horns identified. Endometrium and cervical canal cannot be commented upon.

Left ovarian cyst is appearing hypo attenuating. 

Modality: MRI

Two discrete uterine horns are noted. Fundal cleft measures more than 1 cms with widened intercornual distance.  Separate non-communicating endometrial cavities seen. 

Also seen is incomplete septum within the cervix.  The vagina appears normal.

Left ovary shows a thin walled cystic lesion with minimal internal debris and  incomplete septae within .No evidence of any obvious mural nodule / solid component.

No suspicious lymphadenopathy.

Incidental bilateral polycystic kidneys noted.

Special thanks: Dr. Nanda Kumar

Case Discussion

Bicornuate uterus with incomplete septum within the cervix.

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Case Information

rID: 49206
Case created: 15th Nov 2016
Last edited: 20th Apr 2017
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