Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013, Article ID 717623, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/717623
Case Report

Uroperitoneum after Caesarean Section

11st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Athens University Medical School, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, 80 Vasilisis Sofias avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece
2Department of Urology, Alexandra Maternity Hospital, 80 Vasilisis Sofias avenue, 11528 Athens, Greece

Received 7 October 2013; Accepted 31 October 2013

Academic Editors: B. Piura and Y. Yoshida

Copyright © 2013 Antonakopoulos Nikolaos 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.

Linked References

  1. N.-P. Buchholz, E. Daly-Grandeau, and M.-M. Huber-Buchholz, “Urological complications associated with caesarean section,” European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, vol. 56, no. 3, pp. 161–163, 1994. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. S. Brink, “Too posh to push? Cesarean sections have spiked dramatically. Progress or convenience?” U.S. News & World Report, vol. 133, no. 5, pp. 42–43, 2002. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. H. Minkoff and F. A. Chervenak, “Elective primary cesarean delivery,” The New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 348, no. 10, pp. 946–950, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. J. M. S. Merino, C. G. Maquieira, L. P. Muntaner, S. C. G. Cisneros, M. P. L. Pes, and J. G. Alonso, “Transvesical repair of non-complicated vesicovaginal fistula,” Actas Urologicas Espanolas, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 185–189, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. D. Kaskarelis, J. Sakkas, D. Aravantinos, S. Michalas, and J. Zolotas, “Urinary tract injuries in gynecological and obstetrical procedures,” International Surgery, vol. 60, no. 1, pp. 40–43, 1975. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. D. Rajasekar and M. Hall, “Urinary tract injuries during obstetric intervention,” British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol. 104, no. 6, pp. 731–734, 1997. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. K. K. Vu, P. C. Brittain, J. P. Fontenot, F. E. Harlass, C. G. Hawley-Bowland, and F. Diaz-Ball, “Vesicouterine fistula after cesarean section: a case report,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 40, no. 3, pp. 221–222, 1995. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. W. H. W. Knipe, “Vesico-uterine fistula,” American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, vol. 57, pp. 211–217, 1908. View at Google Scholar
  9. G. S. Gerber and H. W. Schoenberg, “Female urinary tract fistulas,” Journal of Urology, vol. 149, no. 2, pp. 229–236, 1993. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. G. K. Sims, “Spontaneous healing in a vesico-uterine fistula following labour. Report of a case,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 90, pp. 759–760, 1928. View at Google Scholar
  11. T. Schroeder and J. K. Kristensen, “A case of vesicouterine fistula after cesarean section with delivery through the bladder,” Journal of Urology, vol. 129, no. 2, article 371, 1983. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. J. Y. Lee and A. S. Cass, “Spontaneous bladder and uterine rupture with attempted vaginal delivery after cesarean section,” Journal of Urology, vol. 147, no. 3 I, pp. 691–692, 1992. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. A. Gil and C. J. Sultana, “Vesicouterine fistula after vacuum delivery and two previous cesarean sections: a case report,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 46, no. 9, pp. 853–855, 2001. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. M. G. Phipps, B. Watabe, J. L. Clemons, S. Weitzen, and D. L. Myers, “Risk factors for bladder injury during cesarean delivery,” Obstetrics & Gynecology, vol. 105, no. 1, pp. 156–160, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. B. A. Porcano, M. Zicari, and Z. S. Antoniolli, “Vesicouterine fistulas following caesarean section: report on a case, review and update of the literature,” International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 335–344, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. M. Al-Rifaei, S. El-Salmy, A. Al-Rifaei, and A. Salama, “Vesicouterine fistula: variable clinical presentation,” Scandinavian Journal of Urology and Nephrology, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 287–289, 1996. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. M. Jozwik, M. Jozwik, W. Lotocki, and M. Sklodowskiej-Curie, “Actual incidence and cause of vesico-uterine fistula,” British Journal of Urology, vol. 81, no. 2, pp. 341–342, 1998. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. R. Hamasuna, H. Betsunoh, T. Sueyoshi et al., “Bacteria of preoperative urinary tract infections contaminate the surgical fields and develop surgical site infections in urological operations,” International Journal of Urology, vol. 11, no. 11, pp. 941–947, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. R. J. A. M. Davits and S. I. Miranda, “Conservative treatment of vesicovaginal fistulas by bladder drainage alone,” British Journal of Urology, vol. 68, no. 2, pp. 155–156, 1991. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus