A case study of ruptured cornual ectopic with successful outcome in subsequent pregnancy


A case study of ruptured cornual ectopic with successful outcome in subsequent pregnancy


Snigdha Kumari1 MS,DNB,  Bharti Joshi MD1*, DNB, Rashmi Bagga MD2, Jasvinder Kalra2 MD, Pradip Kumar Saha3, MD

1Assistant professor 2Professor 3Additional professor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Sector 12, Chandigarh, India.


Cornual pregnancy is a fearful condition with dreadful complications. Due to rarity and late presentation, it poses diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. There is no consensus on treatment strategies till date and risk of rupture after repair in subsequent pregnancy always remains a major concern. We hereby discuss a case of 27 year female who presented with ruptured cornual ectopic pregnancy, underwent cornual wedge resection with repair and had subsequent pregnancy with a successful outcome.


Keywords: Cornual ectopic, interstitial pregnancy, cornual wedge resection


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Snigdha Kumari, Bharti Joshi, Rashmi Bagga, Jasvinder Kalra, Pradip Kumar Saha. A case study of ruptured cornual ectopic with successful outcome in subsequent pregnancy. International Journal of Case Reports, 2021; 5:224. DOI: 10.28933/ijcr-2021-05-1805


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