Effect of Single Layer and Double Layer Uterine Closure On Uterine Niche Volume in 3D Ultrasound in Patients with First C-Section

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Calis P., BAYRAM M. , Karcaaltincaba D.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.30, no.3, pp.279-281, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2019.69
  • Title of Journal : GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.279-281


Introduction: Niche is defined as a gap in myometrium in ultrasound due to previous caesarean section. The most seen complication is postmenstrual spotting. Uterine rupture and invasive placenta in future pregnancy could also occur. Niche volumes could change according to suture technique for uterine closure.