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Case report
Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : November | Volume : 11 | Issue : 11 | Page : QD04 - QD05

Retained Foetal Bones with Recurrent Vaginal Discharge: A Case Report QD04-QD05

Samarth Virmani, Deeksha Pandey, Pranadeep Inukollu, Jyothi Shetty, Ishan Sardesai

Dr. Deeksha Pandey,
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College,
Manipal University, Manipal-576104, Karnataka, India.

Termination of pregnancy or abortion is rarely known to result in retained foetal bones. The presentation of a patient with retained foetal bones may be in the form of secondary infertility, chronic pelvic pain, dysmenorrhoea, menorrhagia, etc is common. It is a rare occurrence to have retained foetal bones presenting in the form of recurrent vaginal discharge. The following is a case report of a female who presented with vaginal discharge and was later diagnosed to have retained foetal bones.