bicornuate


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Synonyms for bicornuate

having two horns or horn-shaped parts

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Rudimentary horn of a bicornuate uterus: Discussion of 16 cases with a review of literature.
Therefore, this view is a valuable problem-solving tool helping differentiate between various MDAs, including bicornuate, septate, unicornuate, and didelphys.
the intramyometrial segment of the fallopian tube in a bicornuate uterus (2).
Even with the question of a bicornuate uterus on a recent CT scan and MRI, the idea of an abdominal or rudimentary horn pregnancy was not immediately entertained.
A spectrum of congenital uterine malformations is attributed to the abnormal fusion of the pair of Mullerian ducts or failure of the absorption of the uterine septum; (2, 3) bicornuate uterus is the most common.
Already aware that her womb was bicornuate (heart-shaped)and could present problems during pregnancy, she was nevertheless determined to opt for a natural birth.
Recurrent first trimester pregnancy loss is associated with uterine septum but not with bicornuate uterus.
Bicornuate uterus, uterus didelphys and septate uterus constitute 80% of uterine anomalies.
Mullerian duct anomalies in women include lack of development (hypoplasia, aplasia, or unicornuate uterus), lack of midline fusion (didelphys or bicornuate uterus), and incomplete resorption of midline tissue during fusion (septate and arcuate uteri).
After her second loss, she was diagnosed with a bicornuate uterus, which restricts the space available for a baby to grow.
With respect to the uterus, 18% of women had congenital abnormalities, including arcuate and septate cavities, as well as unicornuate and bicornuate morphologies, didelphys and signs of polyps or fibroids in the uterine lining.
The doctors tried to point me in the direction of a Caesarean due to the fact I was having twins and because I have a bicornuate uterus," she explains.
The mean incidence of bicornuate uterus in Mullerian duct anomalies is approximately 25%, and it is associated with abortion, preterm delivery and term delivery rates of 36%, 23% and 40.
Possibilities include didelphys, septate uterus, and bicornuate uterus.
You can see the difference between a bicornuate, a septate, and a unicornuate uterus, which is sometimes not obvious on a standard 2-D image.