Two case reports of accessory cavitated uterine mass-diagnostic challenges

Authors

  • A. Anitha Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vijaya Medical and Educational Trust, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Mala Vijayakrishnan Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vijaya Medical and Educational Trust, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • N. Usha Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vijaya Medical and Educational Trust, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Aruna P. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vijaya Medical and Educational Trust, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Sridevi B. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vijaya Medical and Educational Trust, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20233653

Keywords:

Accessory and cavitated uterine mass, CPP, Dysmenorrhea

Abstract

Accessory and cavitated uterine mass (ACUM) is a rare Mullerian duct anomaly of unknown incidence, affects young women. ACUM symptoms such as dysmenorrhea and chronic pelvic pain (CPP) resistant to common analgesics and hormonal contraceptives. Here we report two ACUM cases in our hospital within one year of period with different clinical manifestations. The idea behind reporting this-cases is to increase awareness of the above entity and for concurrent surgical treatment.

 

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2023-11-28

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