publication . Article . 2011

Full-term extrauterine abdominal pregnancy: a case report

Dahab Amal A; Aburass Rahma; Shawkat Wasima; Babgi Reem; Essa Ola; Mujallid Razaz H;
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  • Published: 01 Oct 2011 Journal: Journal of Medical Case Reports, volume 5 (eissn: 1752-1947, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
Abstract
<p>Abstract</p> <p>Introduction</p> <p>Extrauterine abdominal pregnancy is extremely rare and is frequently missed during antenatal care. This is a report of a full-term extrauterine abdominal pregnancy in a primigravida who likely had a ruptured ectopic pregnancy with secondary implantation and subsequently delivered a healthy baby.</p> <p>Case presentation</p> <p>A 23-year-old, Middle Eastern, primigravida presented at 14 weeks gestation with intermittent suprapubic pain and dysuria. An abdominal ultrasound examination showed a single viable fetus with free fluid in her abdomen. A follow-up examination at term showed a breech presentation and the possibility o...
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