Cesarean scar endometriosis - a case report

  • Nayyer Sultana PMDC
  • Mariam Malik
  • Ameelia Saddaqat
Keywords: Cesarean section, Scar endometriosis, Diagnosis, Treatment


Scar site endometriosis is a rare event. It mostly occurs after obstetrics and gynaecological related surgeries. Classical presentation is cyclical pain and swelling at or near scar in relation to menstrual cycle. A case of scar site endometriosis in a 25-year-old female is presented. Patient developed characteristic clinical features 3 years after cesarean section. Clinical diagnosis was supported by ultrasonography. A wide excision with clear margins was curative. High index of clinical suspicion and wide excision remain the keys to successful management.

How to Cite
Sultana N, Malik M, Saddaqat A. Cesarean scar endometriosis - a case report. J Fatima Jinnah Med Univ [Internet]. 15Dec.2020 [cited 21Feb.2024];14(03):140-1. Available from: https://ojs.jfjmu.com/index.php/ojs/article/view/784