septate uterus


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sep·tate u·ter·us

a uterus divided into two cavities by an anteroposterior septum.

sep·tate u·ter·us

(sep'tāt yū'tĕr-ŭs)
A uterus divided into two cavities by an anteroposterior septum.
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Although uterine septa are closely related to recurrent miscarriage, the effect of the septate uterus on fertility is controversial.
Infertility is a controversial indication for surgery; as its association with the septate uterus has not been demonstrated by randomized studies.
A septate uterus with a complete septum and duplicated upper vagina is not infrequently misdiagnosed as a didelphys uterus.
This case of a septate uterus shows a normal sized uterus with a normal external contour and a duplicated vagina.
In patients with infertility, MRI can confirm the presence and extent of a septate uterus and define the fibrous and muscular components.
This case of a septate uterus shows 2 endometrial canals and cervices and a normal external uterine contour.