Degenerated Cystic Uterine Myoma Mimicking Postpartum HaemoperitoniumCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Servet Gençdal,
Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic, Izmir Atatürk Education and Research Hospital,
Ministry of Health, Izmir, Turkey.
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.
Cystic degeneration, Myoma uteri, Intrauterine haematoma
Servet GenÇdal1, Hüseyin AydoGmuS2, serpil Aydogmus, Zafer Kolsuz, Sefa KelekÇi. DEGENERATED CYSTIC UTERINE MYOMA MIMICKING POSTPARTUM HAEMOPERITONIUM. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2017 October [cited: 2018 Jan 22 ]; 11:QD09-QD10. Available from
Date of Submission: May 18, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Jul 16,2017
Date of Acceptance: Aug 18, 2017
Date of Publishing: Oct 01, 2017
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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