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Volume 3, Issue 1, Number 9 / January-March
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Non-puerperal uterine inversion –a case report

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Department of Obstet . and Gynecol, Faculty of Medicine, Kerman Medical Sciences University , Kerman, Iran

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Inversion of the uterus is a rare clinical problem. It is encountered as an obstetric emergency and a diagnostic challenge in gynecology. Non-puerperal inversion usually results from a tumor implanted on fundus of the uterus. Treatment depends on the associated pathology and the stage. A rare case of non-puerperal uterine inversion caused by a large fundal leiomyoma was reported in Bahounar Hospital, Kerman, in a 38 years old woman resulting in severe lower abdominal pain and profuse vaginal bleeding. After incomplete myomectomy, reduce the inversion vaginally was successful and abdominal hysterectomy was performed.

Keywords: Uterine inversion, Non-puerperal

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