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A rapidly growing paraurethral myoma with profuse bleeding from a mucosal vessel: report of a case.
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PMID:  16244489     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Paraurethral leiomyoma is rare. This is the first reported case of a woman with a 6 x 7 x 5 cm urethral leiomyoma with profuse vaginal bleeding. The site of bleeding was identified as the anterior vaginal mucosal vein, which we subsequently electrocauterized. Enucleation of the mass was performed smoothly with a Foley catheter to avoid damage to the urethra. Profuse bleeding from a paraurethral myoma is possibly due to increased vascularity and the prolapsed nature of the tumor in this area.
Kian Mei Chong; Jesse Chuang; Yieh-Loong Tsai; Jiann-Loung Hwang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2005-10-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Gynecologic and obstetric investigation     Volume:  61     ISSN:  0378-7346     ISO Abbreviation:  Gynecol. Obstet. Invest.     Publication Date:  2006  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-02-21     Completed Date:  2007-08-21     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7900587     Medline TA:  Gynecol Obstet Invest     Country:  Switzerland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  87-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2006 S. Karger AG, Basel.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shin-Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, Shih-Lin, Taipei, Taiwan.
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MeSH Terms
Leiomyoma / complications*,  diagnosis*
Middle Aged
Rupture, Spontaneous
Uterine Hemorrhage / etiology*
Vagina / blood supply
Vaginal Neoplasms / complications*,  diagnosis*
Veins / injuries

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