Uterine perforation with bowel infarction in a case of unsafe abortion

Singh, K.; Gupta, S.; Gupta, D. and Pargal, P. (2009) Uterine perforation with bowel infarction in a case of unsafe abortion. JK Science, 11 (4). pp. 206-207. ISSN 0972-1177

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Abstract

We report a case of a 30 year old female who presented with features of septic abortion with peritonitis 2 days after unsafe abortion of a 20 week pregnancy with uterine perforation with intraabdominal fetus with mesenteric and bowel injury that required bowel resection.

EPrint Type:Article
Additional Information:Case Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Unsafe abortion, Uterine perforation, Bowel Injury, Peritonitis, Female, Adult, Pregnancy, Intraabdominal Fetus
Subjects:Embryonic Structures > Fetus
Female Genital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications > Pregnancy Complications > Pregnancy, Ectopic
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Pathological Conditions, Anatomical > Rupture, Spontaneous
Digestive System > Gastrointestinal Tract
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Disorders of Environmental Origin > Wounds and Injuries > Rupture
Female Genital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications > Genital Diseases, Female > Uterine Diseases
Persons > Age Groups > Adult
Disorders of Environmental Origin > Wounds and Injuries > Abdominal Injuries
-Journal Repositories > JK Science
Female Genital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications > Pregnancy Complications > Abortion, Spontaneous
ID Code:3422
Deposited By:JK Science: Journal of Medical Education and Research
Deposited On:04 November 2009

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