Misdiagnosis of abdominal pain in pregnancy: acute pancreatitis.

@article{Pallavee2015MisdiagnosisOA,
  title={Misdiagnosis of abdominal pain in pregnancy: acute pancreatitis.},
  author={P. Pallavee and Sunita Samal and Shweta Mittal Gupta and Jasmina Begum and Seetesh Ghose},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2015},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={QD05-6}
}
We report a case of acute pancreatitis in a pregnant woman who presented to our emergency department with complaints of severe abdominal pain, was misdiagnosed as scar dehiscence and underwent emergency repeat caesarean section at 33 wks for fetal distress. The preterm baby developed severe respiratory distress and succumbed on the second postnatal day… CONTINUE READING