Degenerated Cystic Uterine Myoma Mimicking Postpartum Haemoperitonium
Dr. Servet GenÃ§dal,
Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic, Izmir AtatÃ¼rk Education and Research Hospital,
Ministry of Health, Izmir, Turkey.
Haemoperitoneum due to spontaneous haemorrhage of intraleiomyoma is a very rare complication of uterine myoma. Acute complications of uterine myoma are seldom seen, but it may be fatal. We hereby report case of a female, who presented with abdominal pain and distension, postpratum, found to have degenerated cystic uterine myoma, mimicking postpartum haemoperitonium.