Document Type : Case Report


1 Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist; Modern Women Gyno Clinic, Kenya; and, Likoni Subcounty Hospital, Kenya

2 Lecturer of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kampala International University Western Campus, Uganda


Introduction: Acutenon-puerperal inversion of the uterus is very rare and without a high index of suspicion, severe complications are possible.
Case Presentation: This study reports the case of a woman with an asymptomatic fibroid who presented in shock with a vaginal mass and bleeding. The mass was a uterine leiomyoma complicated with uterine inversion. She recovered well from an emergency total hysterectomy and bilateral salpingectomy.
Conclusion: A high index of suspicion and immediate intervention are key points for all women presenting with a vaginal mass and vaginal bleeding.


How to Cite: Otieno VT, Byonanuwe S. Unusual Case of Acute Non-Puerperal Uterine Inversion in Rural Kenya: A Diagnostic Dilemma. Women. Health. Bull. 2023;10(2):143-145. doi: 10.30476/whb.2023.96935.1199.


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