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Ultrasound diagnosis of rudimentary uterine horn pregnancy in fourteen weeks of gestation: a case report.
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PMID:  7811194     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Pregnancy in a rudimentary uterine horn is rare. Rupture tends to occur in the second trimester, and results in maternal morbility and mortality. Although the diagnosis prior to rupture is difficult, early detection is essential in avoiding a fatal outcome. An asymptomatic case of pregnancy in the rudimentary horn of a bicornuate uterus prior to rupture is presented. This report is to emphasize the important value of sonography for early detection of the prerupture of the rudimentary pregnancy.
W F Chang; H H Lin; H N Ho; B C Sheu; S C Huang; T Y Lee
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asia-Oceania journal of obstetrics and gynaecology / AOFOG     Volume:  20     ISSN:  0389-2328     ISO Abbreviation:  Asia Oceania J Obstet Gynaecol     Publication Date:  1994 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-02-01     Completed Date:  1995-02-01     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8102781     Medline TA:  Asia Oceania J Obstet Gynaecol     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  279-82     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, ROC.
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MeSH Terms
Pregnancy Outcome
Pregnancy Trimester, First
Pregnancy, Ectopic / ultrasonography*
Ultrasonography, Prenatal*
Uterine Rupture / prevention & control*
Uterus / abnormalities*,  ultrasonography

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