Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports

Case ReportVolume 3 Issue 7

A Couvelaire Uterus: A Case of Successful Management

Andrei Plotski*

Grodno State Medical University, Grodno, Belarus

*Corresponding Author: Andrei Plotski, Grodno State Medical University, Grodno, Belarus.

Received: May 17, 2022; ; Published: June 08, 2022


A clinical case of Couvelaire uterus in a primigravida with low-risk pregnancy is presented. The reasons for the delayed diagnosis of placental abruption are discussed.

Keywords: Pregnancy; Placental Abruption; Couvelaire Uterus; Cesarean Section


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Citation: Andrei Plotski. “A Couvelaire Uterus: A Case of Successful Management". Acta Scientific Clinical Case Reports 3.7 (2022): 26-28.

Copyright: © 2022 Andrei Plotski. 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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