Utero-cutaneous fistula

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Cutaneous opening discharging fluid since her last cesarean section

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

Injection of gel and fluid through the opening at anterior abdominal wall.

A fistulous tract is seen arising from the uterus at cesarean section site and directed upward and anteriorly and end in the anterior abdominal wall

Diagnosis: Utero-cutaneous fistula

Case Discussion

Utero-cutaneous fistula may occur secondary to cesarean section, myomectomy and in case of endometriosis.

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Case information

rID: 22783
Published: 23rd Apr 2013
Last edited: 20th Feb 2016
System: Gynaecology
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