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Good uterus gone bad

March 16, 2015 0 Comments

The first patient was a week post-partum with some midline pelvic pain.

POCUS showed a hyperechoic line in the endometrial cavity: likely gas from endometritis.

Endometritis

The second patient had post-menopausal bleeding for over a month.

POCUS showed a very bulky post-menopausal uterus with a fluid collection cephalad to the uterus: likely endometrial Ca.Fluid 3

Bulky_Uterus

 

[Ed note: If you encounter unusual looking images like these , don’t hesitate to get further imaging to sort it out.  The great thing about doing lots of scans is developing a good sense of normal and recognizing when something isn’t normal.]

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