Pregnancy luteoma presenting as ovarian torsion with rupture and intra-abdominal bleeding.

@article{Tan2008PregnancyLP,
  title={Pregnancy luteoma presenting as ovarian torsion with rupture and intra-abdominal bleeding.},
  author={Maudrene Ls Tan and S. L. Lam and Sadhana Nadarajah},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={49 3},
  pages={
          e78-81
        }
}
We report a case of pregnancy luteoma, which had undergone torsion in a 33-year-old Indian woman, who presented with severe abdominal pain and decreasing haemoglobin levels at 33 weeks gestation. Ultrasonography showed a right adnexal mass, probably ovarian in origin, with suspicious intratumoral bleed. The pain was treated symptomatically, and the symptoms improved. A successful induction of labour was then performed at 36 weeks gestation. The pain recurred almost immediately after the… CONTINUE READING

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