• Medicine
  • Published 2010

Endometriosis in a Caesarean section scar

  title={Endometriosis in a Caesarean section scar},
  author={Habiba Sharaf Ali},
Scar or incisional endometriosis is a rare condition and often difficult to diagnose. The symptoms are non specific and often confused with other pathologies. Rarely endometriosis occurs in an abdominal wall scar after a caesarean delivery. A case of 37 year old woman is presented who developed endometriosis at the caesarean section scar done four years back. A clinical diagnose of endometriosis was made. The mass was removed completely and histopathology of the surgical specimen revealed… CONTINUE READING

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