Embedded intrauterine contraceptive device

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Recent D&C with IUD placement 4 weeks ago. No complaints. Patient wants tubal ligation with removal of IUD.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

There is intrauterine device in anterior myometrium in mid line. Endometrial cavity is empty.

Case Discussion

Findings of an IUD in anterior myometrium without serosal perforation.

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Case information

rID: 43476
Published: 12th Mar 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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