Repair of the traumatically ruptured gravid uterus: A report of two cases resulting in viable pregnancies

Academic Article


  • In two cases of traumatic rupture of the unscarred, pregnant uterus, careful repair was able to preserve fertility even after extensive damage. Because of the extreme variations in the presentation of this uncommon problem, a high index of suspicion may be necessary to save the woman's life in cases of fetal demise after a serious car accident.
  • Authors

    Author List

  • Smith AJ; LeMire WA; Hurd WW; Pearlman M
  • Start Page

  • 825
  • End Page

  • 828
  • Volume

  • 39
  • Issue

  • 10