A rare case of broad ligament pregnancy diagnosed at 36 weeks of gestation incidentally during laparotomy

Satyajit Jena, Sushree Jagadeb, Jagannath Mishra, Subhashree Rout
2015 International Journal of Reproduction Contraception Obstetrics and Gynecology  
Pregnancy in the broad ligament is a rare form of ectopic abdominal pregnancy with a high risk of maternal mortality. Ultrasound examination may help in the early diagnosis but mostly the diagnosis is established during surgery. We are reporting a case of broad ligament pregnancy diagnosed incidentally during laparotomy. She had uneventful postoperative recovery.
doi:10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20150116 fatcat:qrmcwzd5tjg35ebwoxv6ubd7ji