Herniation of gravid uterus: report of 2 cases and review of literature.

  title={Herniation of gravid uterus: report of 2 cases and review of literature.},
  author={Pradip Kumar Saha and Minaksi Rohilla and G. Raghavendra Prasad and Lakhbir kaur Dhaliwal and I. Sen Gupta},
  journal={MedGenMed : Medscape general medicine},
  volume={8 4},
Anterior abdominal wall hernias are uncommon, and herniation of a gravid uterus into these hernias is even rarer. Although reducible initially, the herniation of pregnant uterus may be complicated by incarceration and subsequent strangulation within the hernial sac, late in the course of pregnancy. There is no consensus over the management of this rare condition. Each case should be individualized. If uncomplicated, a conservative approach until term followed by delivery and herniorrhaphy is a… CONTINUE READING

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