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Subchorionic hemorrhage

Case contributed by Marius I. Diaconescu


Pregnant patient 10 weeks gestation, with new onset abdominal pain. Please assess for threatened abortion.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

There is a live single intrauterine gestation.

In the subchorionic region, there is a crescentic shaped hypodensity.

A small amount of clear free fluid is present in the pelvis.

A corpus luteal cyst is present in the right ovary. 

Case Discussion

The findings are most consistent with a single live intrauterine gestation with subchorionic hemorrhage.


Acknowledgement: Dr. Maria Tsatoumas

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Case information

rID: 76268
Published: 14th May 2020
Last edited: 21st May 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: McGill University

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