Pulmonary hemorrhage is a rare but sometimes fatal complication of hysteroscopy. We present the first case report in which a healthy patient developed lung collapse induced by pulmonary hemorrhage after operative hysteroscopy. The possible etiologies of this rare complication are also discussed.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Su, H. W., Wu, C. F., Chou, S. Y., Chen, T. G., & Hsu, C. S. (2007). Lung collapse induced by pulmonary hemorrhage: A rare complication of hysteroscopy. Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation, 63(1), 11-14. https://doi.org/10.1159/000094457