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CASE REPORT
Year : 2008  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 198-199

Abdominal pregnancy with a full term live fetus: Case report


Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria

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A Y Isah
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, P.M.B 2370. Sokoto
Nigeria
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DOI: 10.4103/1596-3519.55653

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This is a case report of an abdominal pregnancy that was carried to term with live fetus. Illiteracy, poverty and lack of antenatal care had resulted in her late presentation. Bleeding per vagina, persistence abdominal pain, weight loss and pallor were the main clinical features. She had laparotomy and delivery of a live fetus.


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