Intraligamentary pregnancy

Dwight R. Cordero, Abdallah Adra, Salih Yasin, Mary J. O'Sullivan

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Abstract

Intraligamentary pregnancy, although rare, tests the physician's acumen in diagnostic and therapeutic skills. Two cases illustrating this entity are presented, the first involves an 18-week fetus, the second a partial hydatidiform mole. Although their presentation and pathogenesis may be indistinguishable, their clinical course and management is different. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first reported case of an intraligamentary pregnancy involving a partial hydatidiform mole.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)206-209
Number of pages4
JournalObstetrical and Gynecological Survey
Volume49
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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