Summary of Miscarriage
Flashcards on Miscarriage
is the most common benign smooth muscle tumor in females age 20–40 years old. May be asymptomatic, cause abnormal uterine bleeding, or result in miscarriage.
Questions on Miscarriage
A 27-year-old woman comes to the clinic because of abnormal menstrual periods for the past 6 months. Her periods used to be regular with moderately-heavy flow for 5 days, but they have become very light and now only last for 3 days. Her menstrual cramps have also become much more painful. Her medical history includes a dilation and curettage following a miscarriage 8 months ago. She does not currently take any medications. Her temperature is 37.0°C (98.6°F), pulse is 70/min, respirations are 12/min, and blood pressure is 121/74 mm Hg. The patient rates the pain associated with her menstrual cramps a 9 on a 10-point scale. Physical examination shows no abnormalities. Hysterosalpingogram (shown below) shows multiple intrauterine adhesions and an inability to distend the uterine cavity. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?