Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : October | Volume : 11 | Issue : 10 | Page : QD09 - QD10

Degenerated Cystic Uterine Myoma Mimicking Postpartum Haemoperitonium QD09-QD10

Servet GenÇdal1, Hüseyin AydoGmuS2, serpil Aydogmus, Zafer Kolsuz, Sefa KelekÇi

Correspondence
Dr. Servet Gençdal,
Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic, Izmir Atatürk Education and Research Hospital,
Ministry of Health, Izmir, Turkey.
E-mail: servetgencdal@hotmail.com

Haemoperitoneum due to spontaneous haemorrhage of intraleiomyoma is a very rare complication of uterine myoma. Acute complications of uterine myoma are seldom seen, but it may be fatal. We hereby report case of a female, who presented with abdominal pain and distension, postpratum, found to have degenerated cystic uterine myoma, mimicking postpartum haemoperitonium.