Incidentally Detected Lithopedion in an 87-Year-Old Lady: An Autopsy Case Report.


A lithopedion is a rare complication of pregnancy that occurs when a fetus in an intraabdominal location dies, and it is too large to be reabsorbed by the body. The case was an 87-year-old woman, and she was transferred to the morgue department in April 2014 to determine the cause of death. During autopsy, an intraabdominally located calcified dead fetus… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PAF.0000000000000254