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Spontaneous rupture of an ovarian artery aneurysm.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19027094     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Spontaneous rupture of an ovarian artery aneurysm is rare and is thought to be related to pregnancy or uterine fibroids. A patient without fibroids presented with extreme pain during normal menstruation. Ruptured ovarian artery aneurysm should be suspected in a multiparous woman with flank or abdominal pain and peritoneal signs.
Ming-Tse Tsai; Wan-Ching Lien
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-11-21
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  200     ISSN:  1097-6868     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol.     Publication Date:  2009 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-03-03     Completed Date:  2009-04-06     Revised Date:  2009-12-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370476     Medline TA:  Am J Obstet Gynecol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e7-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Emergency Medicine, Far East Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.
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MeSH Terms
Abdominal Pain / etiology,  radiography*
Aneurysm, Ruptured / complications,  radiography*
Menstrual Cycle
Middle Aged
Ovary / blood supply*
Peritonitis / etiology,  radiography*
Rupture, Spontaneous
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*
Comment In:
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Dec;201(6):e5; author reply e5-6   [PMID:  19729147 ]

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