Pregnancy with third degree uterine prolapse: a rare case report

@article{Latika2016PregnancyWT,
  title={Pregnancy with third degree uterine prolapse: a rare case report},
  author={Latika Latika and Smiti Nanda and Meenakshi B. Chauhan and Vani Malhotra},
  journal={International journal of reproduction, contraception, obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2016},
  volume={5},
  pages={579-581}
}
Occurrence of prolapse of uterus during pregnancy is an extremely rare event. Less than 300 cases have been reported in the literature till date. Incidence of uterine prolapse in pregnancy is 1 in 10,000-15,000 deliveries worldwide. A 35 year old G5P3L1A1 with history of five months amenorrhea was referred to our hospital in view of uterine prolapse. On enquiring she gave history of something coming out of vagina since one month. On local examination, third degree uterovaginal prolapse with… 

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 15 REFERENCES
Uterine Prolapse in Pregnancy: A Rare Condition an Obstetrician Should Be Familiar with
TLDR
It is believed that conservative management with bed rest, followed by an elective cesarean section, may ensure an uncomplicated gestation and an uneventful delivery.
Uterine cervical elongation and prolapse during pregnancy: an old unsolved problem.
TLDR
Prolapse with elongation of the cervix is a rare complication of pregnancy that develops during pregnancy, and management consists of bed rest in a slight Trendelenburg position.
Uterine prolapse complicating pregnancy
TLDR
This case of uterine prolapse which developed during pregnancy was managed conservatively and there were no fetal or maternal complications and postnatally the uterine Prolapse recovered spontaneously.
Pregnancy, Labor, Delivery, and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
TLDR
The data suggest that elective cesarean is only partially effective in preventing pelvic organ prolapse and black women are as susceptible to developing prolapse during childbirth as their white counterparts.
Cervical prolapse complicating pregnancy.
  • H. Brown
  • Medicine
    Journal of the National Medical Association
  • 1997
TLDR
Two women with prolapse developing during midpregnancy were treated unsuccessfully with a vaginal pessary to maintain cervical placement, resulting in one preterm birth.
Management of genital prolapse
TLDR
The management in primary care of women with genital prolapse and the options in secondary care should consider the patient's history of rectal prolapse, bladder and bowel function, and sexual activity.
Pelvic organ prolapse
  • M. Barber
  • Medicine
    British Medical Journal
  • 2016
#### What you need to know A woman’s lifetime risk of surgery for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is 12-19% with over 300 000 prolapse surgeries performed annually in the US alone.1 2 3 POP accounts for
Uterine prolapse following fundal pressure in the first stage of labour: a case report.
TLDR
A case is reported of a 28year old Gravida 5 Para ?? (3 Alive) who presented to Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, (AKTH) Kano, Nigeria with uterine prolapse following fundal pressure done in the first stage of labor in a peripheral hospital, and the prolapse successfully reduced under general anesthesia.
Pelvic organ prolapse in the Women's Health Initiative: gravity and gravidity.
TLDR
The risk for prolapse differs between ethnic groups, which suggests that the approaches to risk-factor modification and prevention may also differ, and data will help address the gynecologic needs of diverse populations.
The Role of Uterine Fundal Pressure in the Management of the Second Stage of Labor: A Reappraisal
TLDR
The role of fundal pressure is understudied and remains controversial in the management of the second stage of labor and it is believed that caution should be exercised using this maneuver until it is proven to be safe and effective.
...
1
2
...