Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy
Volume 2010, Article ID 504062, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/504062
Case Report

Total Laparoscopic Conservative Surgery for an Intramural Ectopic Pregnancy

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Iwate Prefectural Iwai Hospital, Kozenji, Ichinoseki-city, 029-0192, Japan
2Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tohoku University Hospital, 1-1, Seiryo-machi, Aoba-ku, Sendai-city, Miyagi 980-8574, Japan

Received 7 March 2010; Accepted 21 September 2010

Academic Editor: Michael Conlin

Copyright © 2010 Hiroshi Nabeshima 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. L. McGowan, “Intramural pregnancy,” The Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 192, no. 7, pp. 637–638, 1965. View at Google Scholar
  2. S. W. Tucker, “Laparoscopic management of an intramural pregnancy,” Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 467–470, 1995. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. N. Gleicher, V. Karande, D. Rabin, and D. Pratt, “Laparoscopic removal of twin cornual pregnancy after in vitro fertilization,” Fertility and Sterility, vol. 61, no. 6, pp. 1161–1162, 1994. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. E. Kojima, Y. Abe, M. Morita, M. Ito, S. Hirakawa, and K. Momose, “The treatment of unruptured tubal pregnancy with intratubal methotrexate injection under laparoscopic control,” Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 75, no. 4, pp. 723–725, 1990. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. F. E. Okonofua, O. S. Ojo, O. A. Odunsi, and W. O. Odesanmi, “Ectopic pregnancy associated with tubal schistosomiasis in a Nigerian woman,” International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 281–284, 1990. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. R. Neiger, K. Weldon, and N. Means, “Intramural pregnancy in a cesarean section scar: a case report,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 43, no. 11, pp. 999–1001, 1998. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. S. Taşkin, E. A. Taşkin, and B. Cengiz, “Cervical intramural ectopic pregnancy,” Fertility and Sterility, vol. 92, no. 1, pp. 395–397, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. W. I. Park, Y.-M. Jeon, J.-Y. Lee, and S.-Y. Shin, “Subserosal pregnancy in a previous myomectomy site: a variant of intramural pregnancy,” Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 242–244, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. E. F. Cava and W. M. Russell, “Intramural pregnancy with uterine rupture: a case report,” American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 131, no. 2, pp. 214–216, 1978. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. K. A. Ginsburg, F. Quereshi, M. Thomas, and B. Snowman, “Intramural ectopic pregnancy implanting in adenomyosis,” Fertility and Sterility, vol. 51, no. 2, pp. 354–356, 1989. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. M. Karakök, O. Balat, I. Sari, N. E. Kocer, and R. Erdogan, “Early diagnosed intramural ectopic pregnancy associated with adenomyosis: report of an unusual case,” Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 217–218, 2002. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. V. Dousias, T. Stefos, S. Chouliara, D. Stefanou, S. Kamina, and D. Lolis, “Intramural pregnancy with negative maternal serum b-HCG,” European Journal of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, vol. 111, no. 1, pp. 94–95, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. H. Jin, J. Zhou, Y. Yu, and M. Dong, “Intramural pregnancy: a report of 2 cases,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 49, no. 7, pp. 569–572, 2004. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. C. J. C. M. Hamilton, J. Legarth, and K. A. Jaroudi, “Intramural pregnancy after in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer,” Fertility and Sterility, vol. 57, no. 1, pp. 215–217, 1992. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. Y.-Y. Hsieh, C.-C. Chang, H.-D. Tsai, L.-S. Yeh, T.-Y. Hsu, and T.-C. Yang, “Intramural pregnancy with negative maternal serum β-hCG: a case report,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 43, no. 5, pp. 468–470, 1998. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. G. S. R. Lee, S. Y. Hur, I. Kown, J. C. Shin, S. P. Kim, and S. J. Kim, “Diagnosis of early intramural ectopic pregnancy,” Journal of Clinical Ultrasound, vol. 33, no. 4, pp. 190–192, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. K. Bhatia and B. Bentick, “Intramural molar pregnancy: a case report,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 49, no. 8, pp. 689–692, 2004. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. H.-S. Ko, Y. Lee, H.-J. Lee et al., “Sonographic and MR findings in 2 cases of intramural pregnancy treated conservatively,” Journal of Clinical Ultrasound, vol. 34, no. 7, pp. 356–360, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. D.-H. Choi, H. Kwon, Y.-S. Kim, and J.-H. Kim, “Intramural pregnancy associated with adenomyosis after In vitro fertilization and embryo transfer a CASE report,” Journal of Reproductive Medicine for the Obstetrician and Gynecologist, vol. 54, no. 4, pp. 255–258, 2009. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. Y. Khalifa, C. J. Redgment, N. Yazdani, M. Taranissi, and I. L. Craft, “Intramural pregnancy following difficult embryo transfer,” Human Reproduction, vol. 9, no. 12, pp. 2427–2428, 1994. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. H. B. Bernstein, M. M. Thrall, and W. B. Clark, “Expectant management of intramural ectopic pregnancy,” Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 97, no. 5, part 2, pp. 826–827, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. G. Fait, G. Goyert, A. Sundareson, and A. Pickens Jr., “Intramural pregnancy with fetal survival: case history and discussion of etiologic factors,” Obstetrics and Gynecology, vol. 70, no. 3, part 2, pp. 472–474, 1987. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus