Published: 2021-09-27

Non-puerperal uterine inversion due to huge submucosal uterine myoma: a case report

Simeon C. Amadi, Peter A. Awoyesuku, Basil O. A. Altraide, Chinweowa Ohaka


Uterine inversion is a rare clinical entity with challenging diagnosis and management. Reports of successfully managed cases contribute to knowledge and aid future management of cases among practitioners. We report a case of a 46 year old para-3 with protrusion of a mass from her vagina and vaginal bleeding of 7 days duration. She was managed as a case of chronic uterine inversion. She was resuscitated and had vaginal myomectomy, Haultin’s procedure and subsequently total abdominal hysterectomy due to ischaemic necrosis of parts of the uterus.



Uterine inversion, Non-puerperal, Sumucous myoma, Port Harcourt

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