Online ISSN 2149-1895
Abstract - A Case of Unicornuate Uterus Accidentally Discovered During Patient’s Fourth Delivery
Meryem Hocaoğlu, Mehmet Kanter, Ahmet Göçmen

Unicornuate uterus with non-communicating rudimentary horn is a rare congenital uterine malformation. It may lead to a variety of infertility and obstetric complications. A 32-year-old woman - para III gravida IV - presented at the third stage of pregnancy with acute onset of severe right abdominal pain. Cesarean delivery with abdominal exploration were performed. During cesarean section a unicornuate uterus with a rudimentary horn was accidentally observed. This is a rare and interesting clinical example of patient who had four healthy babies as results of four uneventful pregnancies despite having a unicornuate uterus which carries a significant risk of infertility and advers pregnancy outcomes.

Volume 5, Number 4 (2015)