Journal of Womens Health, Issues and Care ISSN: 2325-9795

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Case Report, J Womens Health Issues Care Vol: 4 Issue: 1

Migrated Asymptomatic Intrauterine Contraceptive Device Presenting as Foreign Body Granuloma in Abdominal Cavity: Case Report with Review of Literature

Sreelakshmi Kodandapani1*, Ashwini H Pai1 and NG Lahoti2
1Department of OBG, Subbaiah Institute of Medical Sciences, Shimoga 577201, India
2Department of Surgery, Subbaiah Institute of Medical Sciences, Shimoga, India
Corresponding author : Sreelakshmi kodandapani
Department of OBG, Subbaiah Institute of Medical Sciences, Shimoga 577201, India
Tel: 9686299600
Email: [email protected]
Received: September 15, 2014 Accepted: January 02, 2015 Published: January 08, 2015
Citation: Kodandapani S, Pai AH, Lahoti NG (2015) Migrated Asymptomatic Intrauterine Contraceptive Device Presenting as Foreign Body Granuloma in Abdominal Cavity: Case Report with Review of Literature. J Womens Health, Issues Care 4:1. doi:10.4172/2325-9795.1000177

Abstract

Migrated Asymptomatic Intrauterine Contraceptive Device Presenting as Foreign Body Granuloma in Abdominal Cavity: Case Report with Review of Literature

Intrauterine contraceptive device is a well-accepted contraception worldwide. Perforation and migration is a serious complication amongst IUCD users. We present a 27 year old para 2 with previous normal delivery. She had IUCD after first child. She consulted doctor for missing device and was told to have a probable expulsion after workup. She came to us for laparoscopic sterilization. IUCD was found as foreign body granuloma in the abdomen at anterior abdominal wall which was laparoscopically retrieved.

Keywords: IUCD; Anterior abdominal wall; Laparoscopy

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