Youssef Syndrome Following Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Section: A Case Report
Ritu Agarwal, Sakshi Nanda, Bhumika Vyas, Kavita Mistry
Cesarean section, Cystoscopy, Hysteroscopy, Youssef syndrome
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Agarwal R, Nanda S, Vyas B, Mistry K. Youssef Syndrome Following Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Section: A Case Report. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2018; 10 (4S2):432-434.
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Youssef syndrome which is also known as vesicouterine fistula is a very rare condition with an incidence of 1–4%. It is an iatrogenic complication, the cesarean section being a common etiology while vaginal birth after cesarean section is uncommon. It may have delayed presentation ranging from weeks to years. It can be diagnosed with sonography, cystoscopy, magnetic resonance imaging, but hysteroscopy is more reliable. The definitive management is a surgical treatment only.
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