Subchorionic hemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr Mostafa El-Feky


First trimester bleeding.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female


A single living fetus of about 13 weeks gestation with a normal heartbeat (154 b/min).

A hypoechoic fluid collection is seen extending between the uterine wall and the chorionic membrane posteriorly extending till the placental margins and crossing the internal os.

Case Discussion

Subchorionic hemorrhage is the most common type of perigestational hemorrhage where blood collects between the chorion and endometrium. 


Case courtesy Dr. Eman Abdelmenem, Alexandria, Egypt.

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Case information

rID: 77385
Published: 13th May 2020
Last edited: 14th May 2020
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Egy Rad

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