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VOLUME 2 , ISSUE 1 ( January-June, 2024 ) > List of Articles

CASE REPORT

Isolated Fallopian Tube Torsion: A Rare Cause of Acute Abdomen

Ankita Pandey, Nosheen Akhtar, Joseph Mechery

Keywords : Acute abdomen, Case report, Fertility, Gynecological laparoscopy, Gynaecology, Hydrosalpinx, Torsion, Tubo-ovarian abscess

Citation Information : Pandey A, Akhtar N, Mechery J. Isolated Fallopian Tube Torsion: A Rare Cause of Acute Abdomen. J Obstet Gynaecol 2024; 2 (1):28-29.

DOI: 10.5005/jogyp-11012-0022

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 29-05-2024

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2024; The Author(s).


Abstract

We present a rare case of acute abdominal pain in a nulliparous woman: Isolated fallopian tube torsion (IFTT). A 39 years nulliparous woman came with a two-day history of acute, constant left lower abdominal pain. The pelvic ultrasound was suggestive of a tubo-ovarian abscess. On laparoscopy, a torted left gangrenous fallopian tube was noted. The histology was suggestive of salpingitis-isthmica-nodosa.


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