Case contributed by Dr Rengarajan R


24 yr female who underwent Caesarean section 1 month back, now with complaints of lower abdomen pain

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Female

Ultrasound showed a scar site hematoma which was causing obstruction the internal os leading to hematometra

Case Discussion

Hematometra is usually seen in adolescent females with imperforate hymen or with a transverse vaginal septum. It may also be found in elderly women with cervical stenosis. 

Rarely it may be seen as a post surgical complication as was seen in our case.

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Case information

rID: 23964
Published: 21st Jul 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Gynaecology
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