Interstitial pregnancy complicated by rectal bleeding

D. P. Warshal, P. J. Fultz, A. E. Dawson, G. Del Priore, B. DuBeshter

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An interstitial pregnancy complicated by rectal bleeding is described. Despite modern imaging modalities, confounding features made preoperative diagnosis difficult. The pregnancy ruptured into the ileum. Ossified fetal skull bones and degenerated placental tissue were the only remains from the pregnancy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1373-1375
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996



  • Interstitial pregnancy
  • rectal bleeding
  • ultrasonography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Warshal, D. P., Fultz, P. J., Dawson, A. E., Del Priore, G., & DuBeshter, B. (1996). Interstitial pregnancy complicated by rectal bleeding. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 175(5), 1373-1375.