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Vol 92, No 4 (2021)
Clinical vignette
Published online: 2021-02-10
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A successful vaginal myomectomy of cervical leiomyoma in early pregnancy

Anna Rozanska-Waledziak1, Joanna Kacperczyk-Bartnik1, Pawel Bartnik1, Maciej Waledziak2, Krzysztof Czajkowski1
DOI: 10.5603/GP.a2021.0013
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Pubmed: 33576473
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Ginekol Pol 2021;92(4):333-334.
Affiliations
  1. 2nd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland
  2. Department of General, Oncological, Metabolic and Thoracic Surgery, Military Institute of Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

open access

Vol 92, No 4 (2021)
CLINICAL VIGNETTES
Published online: 2021-02-10

Abstract

The prevalence of clinically symptomatic cervical leiomyomas in pregnancy is lower than 0.1%. Surgical intervention is necessary in extremely rare cases and only few are described in the literature. This study presents a case of successful vaginal myomectomy in the 13th week of pregnancy followed by a delivery of a healthy neonate in term by cesarean section.

Abstract

The prevalence of clinically symptomatic cervical leiomyomas in pregnancy is lower than 0.1%. Surgical intervention is necessary in extremely rare cases and only few are described in the literature. This study presents a case of successful vaginal myomectomy in the 13th week of pregnancy followed by a delivery of a healthy neonate in term by cesarean section.

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Keywords

gynecologic surgical procedure; leiomyoma; pregnancy trimester; first

About this article
Title

A successful vaginal myomectomy of cervical leiomyoma in early pregnancy

Journal

Ginekologia Polska

Issue

Vol 92, No 4 (2021)

Article type

Clinical vignette

Pages

333-334

Published online

2021-02-10

DOI

10.5603/GP.a2021.0013

Pubmed

33576473

Bibliographic record

Ginekol Pol 2021;92(4):333-334.

Keywords

gynecologic surgical procedure
leiomyoma
pregnancy trimester
first

Authors

Anna Rozanska-Waledziak
Joanna Kacperczyk-Bartnik
Pawel Bartnik
Maciej Waledziak
Krzysztof Czajkowski

References (3)
  1. Straub HL, Chohan L, Kilpatrick CC. Cervical and prolapsed submucosal leiomyomas complicating pregnancy. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2010; 65(9): 583–590.
  2. Obara M, Hatakeyama Y, Shimizu Y. Vaginal Myomectomy for Semipedunculated Cervical Myoma during Pregnancy. AJP Rep. 2014; 4(1): 37–40.
  3. Kilpatrick CC, Adler MT, Chohan L. Vaginal myomectomy in pregnancy: a report of two cases. South Med J. 2010; 103(10): 1058–1060.

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