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Case Reports in Radiology
Volume 2016, Article ID 1738521, 4 pages
Case Report

Spontaneous Rupture of Pyometra Causing Peritonitis in Elderly Female Diagnosed on Dynamic Transvaginal Ultrasound

Department of Radiodiagnosis, Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Byculla, Mumbai 400008, India

Received 26 August 2015; Accepted 20 January 2016

Academic Editor: Yoshito Tsushima

Copyright © 2016 Sharad M. Malvadkar 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.

Supplementary Material

Video of dynamic transvaginal ultrasound reveals real time movement of endometrial collection through defect into peritoneal cavity on increasing transvaginal probe pressure on cervix and refilling of endometrial cavity by reverse movement of peritoneal collection into endometrial cavity after release of pressure, confirming diagnosis of spontaneous rupture of pyometra.

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