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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Rattray, Carole A.; Parris, C.N.; Chisholm, G.; Coard, Kathleen C.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Article Title
Complete non-puerperial uterine inversion as a result of a uterine sarcoma
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West indian Medical Journal
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Date of Publication
2000
Volume ID
49
Issue ID
3
Page(s)
245-47
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Abstract
Complete non-puerperial uterine inversion is rare and when present is usually associated with a prolapsed submucous fibroid. The inversion in this case was associated with a uterine sarcoma in an 88 year old diabetic patient, gravida 13, who presented with a four month history of intermittent vaginal bleeding. She was successfully managed with a total abdominal hysterectomy and some of the difficulties with diagnosis and management are highlighted.....
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