Ruputured tubal ectopic on MRI

Case contributed by Dr Shailaja Muniraj


Severe lower abdominal pain. Bleeding per vagina. Positive beta hcg.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

There is an ill defined sac like mass lesion noted in the left adenexa. Intra-lesion debris also seen, may represent a possible fetal pole / haemorrhage. Interrupted wall enhancement seen. Left ovary is not distinctly visualised.

 Moderate volume oraganised dende collection seen in the pelvis, suggestive of hemoperitoneum with blood clots.

Right ovary appears polycystic and shows no focal lesion.

Uterus is normal in size and signal intensity.  No focal mass lesion.

Myometrium shows normal signal changes.

Endometrium show minimal fluid collection. 


Intraoperative images

These images depict left tubal ruptured ectopic with organised blood clots.

Case Discussion

This is a case of left tubal ruptured ectopic with hemoperitoneum and organised blood clots


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Case information

rID: 50716
Published: 19th Jan 2017
Last edited: 19th Jan 2017
System: Obstetrics
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