DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20222322
Published: 2022-08-29

Caesarean section scar pregnancy: case report, literature review and illustrative images

Sunita Ajay Burande, Arun Ramkrishnarao Mahale, Balaji Baswanappa Khanapure

Abstract


A case report of exogenic caesarean section scar pregnancy which ruptured into the utero-vesical pouch causing hemoperitoneum is presented with very illustrative images. Literature regarding importance of early diagnosis of caesarean scar pregnancy is reviewed.


Keywords


Caesarean section scar pregnancy, Caesarean scar ectopic pregnancy, Caesarean scar complications, Ectopic pregnancy

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