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Year : 2017 | Month : November | Volume : 11 | Issue : 11 | Page : QD04 - QD05

Retained Foetal Bones with Recurrent Vaginal Discharge: A Case Report

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

1. MBBS Student, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. 2. Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. 3. Senior Resident, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. 4. Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India. 5. MBBS Student, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India.

Correspondence Address :
Dr. Deeksha Pandey,
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College,
Manipal University, Manipal-576104, Karnataka, India.
E-mail: deekshiiiobg@gmail.com

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Dysmenorrhoea, Menorrhagia, Termination of pregnancy

How to cite this article :

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
http://www.jcdr.net/back_issues.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2017&month=November&volume=11&issue=11&page=QD04-QD05&id=10918

DOI and Others

DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2017/31532.10918

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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