Unicornuate uterus

Case contributed by Dr Prashanth M N


Unable to conceive.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female


Banana shaped uterus deviated to left with solitary fallopian tube.  Peritoneal contrast spillage demonstrated in solitary tube.

No demonstrable rudimentary horn seen.

Case Discussion

Unicornuate uterus is a type of Mullerian duct anomaly with arrested development of one duct and normal development of the other.

Hysterosalpingography demonstrates banana or oblong shaped uterus, single fallopian tube with or without rudimentary horn. 

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Case information

rID: 45038
Case created: 12th May 2016
Last edited: 15th Oct 2017
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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