Cavernous hemangioma of the cervix with intractable bleeding. A case report.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY 11237, USA.
The Journal of reproductive medicine (Impact Factor: 0.75). 10/2003; 48(9):741-3.
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ABSTRACT Cavernous hemangioma of the cervix is rare and may cause serious bleeding.
A 33-year-old woman developed intractable cervical bleeding following pregnancy termination. Bleeding persisted despite curettage and suturing, and ultimately required hysterectomy. Cavernous hemangioma was confirmed histologically.
This condition is a potential cause of uncontrollable cervical bleeding.

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