Experience with neonatal hydrometrocolpos in the Niger Delta area of Nigeria: Upsurge or increased recognition?

@inproceedings{Okoro2016ExperienceWN,
  title={Experience with neonatal hydrometrocolpos in the Niger Delta area of Nigeria: Upsurge or increased recognition?},
  author={Philemon Ekemenye Okoro and Christopher Chinedu Obiorah and Cosmos Emeonye Enyindah},
  booktitle={African journal of paediatric surgery : AJPS},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Hydrometrocolpos (HMC) is a clinical condition in which there is a cystic distension of the vagina (hydrocolpos), uterus and sometimes, fallopian tubes (hydrosalpinx) with fluid. This study described our experience with cases of HMC seen in our practice, and highlighted the flare in our practice. PATIENTS AND METHODS A retrospective study of cases of HMC managed at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital between September 2010 and August 2012. RESULTS There were seven… CONTINUE READING