Vesicouterine fistula – a rare delayed complication of cesarean section

Authors

  • Sumaya Akter Assistant Professor, OBGYN, Popular Medical College, Dhaka
  • Kohinoor Begum Assistant Professor, OBGYN, Popular Medical College, Dhaka
  • Joysree Saha Associate Professor, OBGYN, Popular Medical College, Dhaka

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jbcps.v38i4.48984

Keywords:

vesicouterine fistula, delayed complication, Youssef’s syndrome, cystoscopy

Abstract

A vesicouterine fistula is an abnormal pathway between the urinary bladder and the uterus. It is a rare urogynaecological fistula. In vesicouterine fistula, clinical presentations are cyclic haematuria (menouria), amenorrhoea, urinary continence which mimics Youssef’s syndrome. This case presents, a 37 year old multiparous woman with vesicouterine fistula which she developed 8 years after cesarean section. Diagnosis was confirmed by cystoscopy and fistula was repaired through trans abdominal surgery. She regained normal vaginal menses 4 months after surgery.

J Bangladesh Coll Phys Surg 2020; 38(4): 209-212

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Published

2020-09-08

How to Cite

Akter, S., Begum, K., & Saha, J. (2020). Vesicouterine fistula – a rare delayed complication of cesarean section. Journal of Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons, 38(4), 209–212. https://doi.org/10.3329/jbcps.v38i4.48984

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Case Reports