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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 205957, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/205957
Case Report

Laparoscopic Treatment of Intrauterine Fallopian Tube Incarceration

1Department of Gynecology, Sugisawa Medical Center, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
2Department of Gynecology, Vita Batel Hospital, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
3Department of Radiology, Fetalmed, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
4Department of Gynecology, Nossa Senhora de Fátima Maternity Hospital, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
5Department of Radiology, Roentgen Diagnóstico Institute, Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Received 10 March 2013; Accepted 7 April 2013

Academic Editors: X. Deffieux, M. F. Diejomaoh, M. K. Hoffman, and O. Oyesanya

Copyright © 2013 William Kondo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Herniation of the pelvic structures into the uterine cavity (appendix vermiformis, small bowel, omentum, or fallopian tube) may occur after uterine perforation. In this paper, we describe one case of intrauterine fallopian tube incarceration treated by means of laparoscopic surgery.