Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports

Case ReportVolume 3 Issue 6

Osteoid Metaplasia of the Endometrium After Late Abortion: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Oussama Outaghyame*, Jihad Drissi, Badiaa Ziouani, Thomas Etekpo, Moulay Abdellah Babahabib and Jaouad Kouach

Obstetrics Gynecology Department, Mohamed V Military Hospital, Rabat, Morocco

*Corresponding Author: Oussama Outaghyame, Obstetrics Gynecology Department, Mohamed V Military Hospital, Rabat, Morocco.

Received: April 25, 2022; Published: May 11, 2022


Osteoid metaplasia of the endometrium is a rare pathology, defined by the presence of bone fragments in the endometrium, it most often occurs after late abortion. The pathophysiology is unknown. The symptomatology is variable and non-specific, but it is necessary to think about it in front of secondary infertility which constitutes the main reason for consultation. Pelvic ultrasound as well as diagnostic hysteroscopy can confirm the diagnosis and suggest surgical treatment by operative hysteroscopy. Through a clinical case we insist on the epidemiological, physiopathological, clinical and para-clinical characteristics of this rare entity, knowledge of which is essential for a sure diagnosis and consequently an adapted treatment often allowing to recover the fertility of the patient.

Keywords: Osteoid Metaplasia; Endometrium; Late Abortion; Infertility; Operative Hysteroscopy


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Citation: Oussama Outaghyame., et al. “Osteoid Metaplasia of the Endometrium After Late Abortion: A Case Report and Review of the Literature". Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports 3.6 (2022): 18-20.

Copyright: © 2022 Oussama Outaghyame., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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