Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Alqudah


Increasing lower abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 10-12
Gender: Female

The vagina is markedly dilated containing thick echogenic fluid (most likely old blood) measuring about 12 x 8.5 x 8.3 cm. Suggestive of hematocolpos secondary to imperforate hymen.

Case Discussion

This is a case of hematocolpos secondary to imperforate hymen.

Surgery was performed and upon incision of the hymen, old brownish blood came out confirming the suggested diagnosis.

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Case information

rID: 48754
Published: 22nd Oct 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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