Monday, July 11, 2016

Bicornuate / bicornate uterus

Bicornuate or bicornate uterus also called as "heart-shaped" uterus divided by septum or wall of tissue. It is a ype of uterine duplication anomaly and can be classified as a class IV Mullerian duct anomaly.
The paramesonephric ducts developed abnormally resulting to bicarbonuate uterus. The uterus is divided into two horns resulted from a partial failure of fusion of the ducts.

Treatments for this are Metroplasty surgery and Cervical cerclage.


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