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Thirteen-week abdominal pregnancy after hysterectomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12902001     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of a 42-year-old woman who presented 11 weeks after a vaginal hysterectomy with a 13-week abdominal pregnancy is presented. The patient had operative intervention, which was complicated by bleeding and a pulmonary embolus. A brief review of the literature relating to post-hysterectomy pregnancy follows. Physicians are urged to consider this diagnosis in women who have had hysterectomies, even if the hysterectomy was performed years earlier.
Authors:
Douglas S Binder
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of emergency medicine     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0736-4679     ISO Abbreviation:  J Emerg Med     Publication Date:  2003 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-08-06     Completed Date:  2004-02-18     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8412174     Medline TA:  J Emerg Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  159-61     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Hysterectomy*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy, Abdominal*

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