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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 174-176

Cesarean scar endometriosis: An uncommon entity


1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Malla Reddy Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
2 Department of Pathology, Malla Reddy Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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Dr. Sowmya Mailaram
H NO -3-5-35/1, Near Tanks Shanthinagar, Siricilla, Rajanna Siricilla - 505 301, Telangana
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DOI: 10.4103/mjhs.mjhs_17_21

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Endometriosis is a common disorder in women of reproductive age. Scar endometriosis is an infrequent type of extrapelvic endometriosis associated with obstetrical and gynecological surgeries but is rarely observed in abdominal scar after cesarean section. We are reporting here a case of scar endometriosis in a 30-year-old woman involving subcutaneous and muscular planes following cesarean section. Preoperative diagnosis of cesarean scar endometriosis was made by clinical examination, radiological imaging, fine-needle aspiration cytology, and confirmed histologically after surgical excision.


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