Diagnosis and laparoscopic management of a rudimentary uterine horn in a teenage girl, presenting with haematometra and severe endometriosis: our experience and review of literature.

@article{Liatsikos2010DiagnosisAL,
  title={Diagnosis and laparoscopic management of a rudimentary uterine horn in a teenage girl, presenting with haematometra and severe endometriosis: our experience and review of literature.},
  author={Spiros Aristeidis Liatsikos and Panagiotis Tsikouras and Vassilios D Souftas and Alexandros Ammari and Panagiotis Prassopoulos and Georgios B Maroulis and Vasileios Liberis},
  journal={Minimally invasive therapy & allied technologies : MITAT : official journal of the Society for Minimally Invasive Therapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={241-7}
}
A unicornuate uterus is a rare congenital malformation of the female genital tract, which appears in about 1/1000 women and is characterized by significant anatomic variability. In the most common type, a noncommunicating rudimentary horn coexists with the unicornuate uterus. The diagnosis of this anomaly is usually delayed, as it remains asymptomatic until adolescence and its initial symptoms are atypical. As a result, it is often diagnosed after the appearance of severe complications, such as… CONTINUE READING