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Adnexal torsion in late pregnancy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19151985     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a case of adnexal torsion in a singleton pregnancy at 27 weeks of gestation. Adnexal torsion during pregnancy is a rare condition, and it is quite exceptional during the third trimester. The symptoms are non-specific and can be confused with other acute abdominal disorders. In our case, ultrasound allowed an accurate preoperative diagnosis.
Federico Prefumo; Giuseppe Ciravolo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-01-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of gynecology and obstetrics     Volume:  280     ISSN:  1432-0711     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch. Gynecol. Obstet.     Publication Date:  2009 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-07-24     Completed Date:  2009-10-06     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8710213     Medline TA:  Arch Gynecol Obstet     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  473-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Adnexal Diseases / surgery,  ultrasonography*
Pregnancy Complications / surgery,  ultrasonography*
Torsion Abnormality / surgery,  ultrasonography*

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