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Successful abdominal delivery in a woman with sonographic diagnosis of diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the uterus.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9759909     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Diffuse hemangioma of the pregnant uterus is a serious lesion. We report the first case of a successful cesarean section at term following expectant management of pregnancy in a patient with presumed isolated diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the uterus and protein S deficiency. The sonographic diagnosis and clinical management of this condition is described. The presented successful pregnancy underlines that, under close surveillance, consideration should be given to a conservative approach to this sonographic finding during pregnancy, as even an abdominal delivery does not imply hysterectomy inevitably.
Authors:
M W Sütterlin; T Müller; M Rehn; A Rempen; J Dietl
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of perinatology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0735-1631     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Perinatol     Publication Date:  1998 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-12-17     Completed Date:  1998-12-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405212     Medline TA:  Am J Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  423-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University of Würzburg, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Cesarean Section*
Diagnosis, Differential
Female
Hemangioma, Cavernous / complications,  ultrasonography*
Humans
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications, Neoplastic / ultrasonography*
Protein S Deficiency / complications
Uterine Neoplasms / complications,  ultrasonography*

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