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Case Studies | Gynaecology | India | Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014
Huge Fibroid Polyp with Pregnancy-A Rare Case Report
Lopamudra Jena | Shyama Kanungo
Abstract: Most of the leiomyomas are situated in the body of the uterus, but in 1-2 % of the cases, they are confined to cervix and usually to the supravaginal portion. A cervical leiomyoma is commonly single and is either interstitial or subserous. Rarely it becomes submucous and polypoidal Complications from uterine myomas in pregnancy could occur antenally, intrapartum or in the puerperium. We present a case of multiparous lady who presented with huge fibroid polyp in second trimester of pregnancy with retention of urine was managed by polypectomy. she continued her pregnancy till term and had a vaginal delivery with moderate degree of postpartum hemorrhage.
Keywords: Leiomyoma, fibroid polyp, polypectomy, vaginal delivery
Edition: Volume 3 Issue 11, November 2014,
Pages: 605 - 606