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Cesarean Section Scar Pregnancy
Roya Sohaey, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Abbreviations

              • Cesarean section scar pregnancy (CSSP)
                • CSSP is preferred to "C-section ectopic"
            • Definitions

              • Gestational sac (GS) implants fully or partially in cesarean section (C-section) scar
                • CSSP is potentially viable
            • Associated Syndromes

              • CSSP is highly associated with placenta accreta spectrum (PAS)

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Imaging Recommendations

                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                  • Presentation

                    • Demographics

                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                        • Treatment

                          DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                          • Consider

                            • Image Interpretation Pearls

                              Selected References

                              1. Jensen KK et al: Imaging of acute pelvic pain: pregnant (ectopic and first-trimester viability updated). Radiol Clin North Am. 58(2):347-61, 2020
                              2. Long Y et al: Interventions for non-tubal ectopic pregnancy. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 7:CD011174, 2020
                              3. Calì G et al: Changes in ultrasonography indicators of abnormally invasive placenta during pregnancy. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 140(3):319-25, 2018
                              4. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: A new minimally invasive treatment for cesarean scar pregnancy and cervical pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 215(3):351.e1-8, 2016
                              5. Cok T et al: Transvaginal ultrasound-guided local methotrexate administration as the first-line treatment for cesarean scar pregnancy: follow-up of 18 cases. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 41(5):803-8, 2015
                              6. Fabrega-Foster K et al: Cesarean delivery scar pregnancy: a case report and brief literature review. Ultrasound Q. 31(3):195-7, 2015
                              7. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: Cesarean scar pregnancies: experience of 60 cases. J Ultrasound Med. 34(4):601-10, 2015
                              8. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: Cesarean scar pregnancy is a precursor of morbidly adherent placenta. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 44(3):346-53, 2014
                              9. Yamaguchi M et al: Transvaginal methotrexate injection for the treatment of cesarean scar pregnancy: efficacy and subsequent fecundity. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 21(5):877-83, 2014
                              10. Osborn DA et al: Cesarean scar pregnancy: sonographic and magnetic resonance imaging findings, complications, and treatment. J Ultrasound Med. 31(9):1449-56, 2012
                              11. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: Unforeseen consequences of the increasing rate of cesarean deliveries: early placenta accreta and cesarean scar pregnancy. A review. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 207(1):14-29, 2012
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                              KEY FACTS

                              • Terminology

                                • Imaging

                                  • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                    • Clinical Issues

                                      • Diagnostic Checklist

                                        TERMINOLOGY

                                        • Abbreviations

                                          • Cesarean section scar pregnancy (CSSP)
                                            • CSSP is preferred to "C-section ectopic"
                                        • Definitions

                                          • Gestational sac (GS) implants fully or partially in cesarean section (C-section) scar
                                            • CSSP is potentially viable
                                        • Associated Syndromes

                                          • CSSP is highly associated with placenta accreta spectrum (PAS)

                                        IMAGING

                                        • General Features

                                          • Imaging Recommendations

                                            DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                                              • Presentation

                                                • Demographics

                                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                    • Treatment

                                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                      • Consider

                                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                          Selected References

                                                          1. Jensen KK et al: Imaging of acute pelvic pain: pregnant (ectopic and first-trimester viability updated). Radiol Clin North Am. 58(2):347-61, 2020
                                                          2. Long Y et al: Interventions for non-tubal ectopic pregnancy. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 7:CD011174, 2020
                                                          3. Calì G et al: Changes in ultrasonography indicators of abnormally invasive placenta during pregnancy. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 140(3):319-25, 2018
                                                          4. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: A new minimally invasive treatment for cesarean scar pregnancy and cervical pregnancy. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 215(3):351.e1-8, 2016
                                                          5. Cok T et al: Transvaginal ultrasound-guided local methotrexate administration as the first-line treatment for cesarean scar pregnancy: follow-up of 18 cases. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 41(5):803-8, 2015
                                                          6. Fabrega-Foster K et al: Cesarean delivery scar pregnancy: a case report and brief literature review. Ultrasound Q. 31(3):195-7, 2015
                                                          7. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: Cesarean scar pregnancies: experience of 60 cases. J Ultrasound Med. 34(4):601-10, 2015
                                                          8. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: Cesarean scar pregnancy is a precursor of morbidly adherent placenta. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 44(3):346-53, 2014
                                                          9. Yamaguchi M et al: Transvaginal methotrexate injection for the treatment of cesarean scar pregnancy: efficacy and subsequent fecundity. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 21(5):877-83, 2014
                                                          10. Osborn DA et al: Cesarean scar pregnancy: sonographic and magnetic resonance imaging findings, complications, and treatment. J Ultrasound Med. 31(9):1449-56, 2012
                                                          11. Timor-Tritsch IE et al: Unforeseen consequences of the increasing rate of cesarean deliveries: early placenta accreta and cesarean scar pregnancy. A review. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 207(1):14-29, 2012