DaCosta, Vernon E.; Wynter, Shaun H. ; Frederick, Joseph; Wynter, Hugh H.; Williams, M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Child Health
Successful Pregnancy After Hysteroscopic Metroplasty
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Congenital anomalies of the uterus have been estimated to affect 0.06-10% of women. Uterine septae account for approximately 80% to 90% of these anomalies and is also associated with the poorest reproductive outcome. Pregnancy loss in patients with a septate uterus has been reported to be as high as 90% after other causes for miscarriages have been excluded. We present here the first experience in Jamaica, of a successful pregnancy outcome after hysteroscopic metroplasty in a woman with a septate uterus and three previous miscarriages. (AU)....