Rudimentary horn pregnancy with herniation into the main uterine cavity

Laura E. Fitzmaurice, Robert M. Ehsanipoor, Manuel Porto

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We report a case of a rudimentary horn pregnancy with herniation of a fetal arm and umbilical cord into the main uterine cavity that presented as an incidental finding on a routine second-trimester ultrasound scan. We also review the literature that guides the diagnosis and management of these rare complicated pregnancies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e5-e6
JournalAmerican journal of obstetrics and gynecology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • 3-dimensional ultrasound scan
  • Müllerian anomaly
  • ectopic pregnancy
  • rudimentary horn pregnancy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


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