Ruptured hemorrhagic corpus luteal cyst

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Severe pain in lower abdomen. LMP - 20 days back.

Patient Data

Age: 16 years
Gender: Female

Empty uterine cavity.

A collapsed cyst in left ovary.

Free fluid in pelvis and hepato-renal region.

Case Discussion

Ultrasonography was done after 3 hours of the onset of pain, findings are suggestive of ruptured hemorrhagic ovarian cyst with hemoperitoneum.

Urine pregnancy test was negative. Hb level was 10.5 gm/dL.

Laparoscopy was done 3 hours after ultrasonography. Findings confirmed ruptured corpus luteum cyst.

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