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Korean Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology 2012;55(3):197-200.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.5468/KJOG.2012.55.3.197    Published online March 1, 2012.
A rare case of pyometrocolpos: A consequence of distal vaginal septum.
Sandhya Mittal, B K Taneja, Anupama Goel, Ananna Purakayastha
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Medicial Sciences and Research (MMIMSR), Mullana (Ambala), Haryana, India. sandhya81969@yahoo.com
Abstract
Pyometrocolpos resulting from congenital obstructing lesions can present during early childhood and adolescence with varying signs and symptoms. Children with pyometrocolpos due to distal vaginal obstruction may present as acutely ill with obstructive uropathy and septicaemia. We present a case of a two year old girl with pyometrocolpos in whom drainage under anaesthesia lead to marked improvement of her clinical symptoms.
Key Words: Congenital obstructing lesions, Distal vaginal obstruction pyometrocolpos


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