Case Report

Diffuse Ectopic Deciduosis Imitating Peritoneal Carcinomatosis with Acute Abdomen Presentation: A Case Report and Literature Review

Figure 1

(a) A diagnostic laparoscopy demonstrates numerous ectopic decidual nodules covering the small bowel and imitating peritoneal carcinomatosis. There is a moderate amount of purulent-appearing fluid in the pelvis. (b) A diagnostic laparoscopy shows 3-5 mm nodules of ectopic deciduosis on the abdomen wall peritoneum.