Caesarean scar pregnancy-a rare case report

Shuchi Sharma, Poojan Dogra, Reena Sharma

Abstract

Caesarean scar pregnancy is defined as implantation into the myometrial defect at the site of the previous uterine scar of the caesarean delivery. Here in, we report a case caesarean scar pregnancy in a 28 years old woman. The patient underwent laparotomy for removal of products of conception and resuturing of scar done. Overall prevalence is I in 2000 pregnancies. Caesarean scar ectopic pregnancy is rare, but its incidence is increasing with rise in trend of caesarean sections. It is important to have early and accurate diagnosis of caesarean scar pregnancy to avoid life threatening complications.

Keywords

Hysterectomy, Ectopic pregnancy, Caesarean scar pregnancy

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