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Septate uterus with left fallopian tube hypoplasia and ipsilateral ovarian agenesis

  • Bo Y. Suh
  • Marc J. Kalan
PHYSIOLOGY

Abstract

Objective

To report a combined genital tract anomaly of septate uterus, unilateral fallopian tube hypoplasia, and ipsilateral ovarian agenesis.

Design

Case report.

Setting

Academic tertiary care center.

Patient

A 24-year-old female.

Intervention(s)

History and physical, pelvic sonogram, hysterosalpingogram, intravenous pyelogram, abdominal and pelvic magnetic resonance imaging, diagnostic laparoscopy, exploratory laparotomy, cuff neosalpingostomy, and uterine septum resection.

Main Outcome Measure(s)

Recognition of three independent and rare reproductive tract anomalies in the same patient.

Result(s)

Restoration of anatomy and subsequent fertility.

Conclusion(s)

A careful clinical evaluation with consideration of embryologic origin is essential to the identification and treatment of rare reproductive tract malformations.

Keywords

Mullerian anomaly Ovarian agenesis Fallopian tube hypoplasia Fimbrioplasty 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyLos Angeles County + USC Medical Center, Women’s and Children’s HospitalLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of Southern California Keck School of MedicineLos AngelesUSA

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