IMR Press / CEOG / Volume 45 / Issue 1 / DOI: 10.12891/ceog3780.2018

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Original Research
Cesarean scar pregnancy and uterine artery pseudoaneurysm: preceding or coexisting?
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1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
Clin. Exp. Obstet. Gynecol. 2018, 45(1), 72–74;
Published: 10 February 2018

Uterine artery pseudoaneurysm (UAP), an important cause of postabortal or postpartum hemorrhage, usually accompanies a preceding event, which injures the arterial wall, leading to pseudoaneurysm formation. The authors here propose a new concept, UAP without preceding events. Simultaneous occurrence of UAP and cesarean scar pregnancy may well illustrate the situation.
Cesarean scar pregnancy
Postpartum hemorrhage
Preceding event
Uterine artery pseudoaneurysm
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