Cesarean Scar Ectopic Pregnancy

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ÖKTEM M., Ozturk M., ONAN M. A.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.27, no.4, pp.201-202, 2016 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2016.62
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.201-202
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Cesarean scar pregnancy is implantation of gestational sac in the previous cesarean scar. Its prevelance increased in last decade. A 31 year old woman, had two previous cesarean section, admitted to the emergency service with vaginal bleeding. A gestational sac which was implanted in the previous uterine incision was detected in ultrasonography. In literature treatment options such as minimal invasive surgery, and/or methotrexate injection, uterin artery embolization can be preferred.