Retained Foetal Bones with Recurrent Vaginal Discharge: A Case ReportCorrespondence Address :
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.
Dysmenorrhoea, Menorrhagia, Termination of pregnancy
Samarth Virmani, Deeksha Pandey, Pranadeep Inukollu, Jyothi Shetty, Ishan Sardesai. RETAINED FOETAL BONES WITH RECURRENT
VAGINAL DISCHARGE: A CASE REPORT. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2017 November [cited: 2018 Jan 20 ]; 11:QD04-QD05. Available from
Date of Submission: Jul 10, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Aug 29, 2017
Date of Acceptance: Oct 28, 2017
Date of Publishing: Nov 01, 2017
Financial OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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