DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20150119

Scar endometriosis following caesarean section: a rare case report

Manisha Sharma, Ruchira Nautiyal, Jaya Chaturvedi, Surbhi Bhargava

Abstract


Endometriosis is presence of functioning endometrial tissue (glands and stroma) outside the uterine cavity. Endometriosis can sometimes occur in previous surgical scar. Scar endometriosis is rare and difficult to diagnose. It mostly follows obstetrical and gynaecological surgeries. We present here a case report of a patient who developed scar endometriosis following a caesarean section which was dealt adequately in the subsequent caesarean section.

Keywords


Scar endometriosis, Caesarean section

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