Most surgeons agree that the single most important factor in determining the success of vaginoplasty is the psychosocial adjustment of the patient to her anomaly; thus, an intensive-counseling program should definitely be addressed before considering any therapeutic modality. Download preview PDF. Patients may complain of a disappearing mass at the vaginal outlet. Transverse Vaginal Septum. This form may be held in place with a retaining harness. Septate uterus with cervical duplication and longitudinal vaginal septum.
Transverse vaginal septum: Case report and review of the literature
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It provides high resolution images of uterine body, fundus and internal structures. Although some have suggested that a fistulous opening be maintained between the endometrial cavity and the vagina using a splinting system, our experience and that of others has shown that attempts to create a fistulous tract between the vagina and the uterus have been unsuccessful. A prosthesis is then developed using foam rubber such as may be obtained from an upholstery shop. Philadelphia, JB Lippincott, Several points should be emphasized in performing a wedge metroplasty Fig.
Complete imperforate tranverse vaginal septum with septate uterus: A rare anomaly
This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access. Rev Assoc Med Bras. Mckusick-Kaufman syndrome. External link. Pediatric Foleys no.
The urinary tract abnormalities frequently associated with this disorder i. If there is no hole and the septum is completely blocking the upper vagina from the lower vagina, menstrual blood will pool in the upper vagina and may cause abdominal pain. Lower abdominal pain, severe dysmenorrhea, excessive foul mucopurulent discharge, intermenstrual bleeding. The review confirms the benign characteristics of this rare anomaly and supports the embryonic origin of the transverse septum from the vaginal plate. J Hum Reprod Sci.