Case Reports

Case Reports


Baldomero Roxas Memorial Lecture (2017): The Triumph of Science over Death

Mario R. Festin, MD, MSc, MHPEd, FPOGS, FPSMFM, FPCS

A dilemma in the management of fetal pleural effusion: A case report of two cases

Lilibeth Lim-Navarro, MD and Nephtali M. Gorgonio, MD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cardinal Santos Medical Center

Malignant mixed mullerian tumor: A case series

Carla Lenice Lee, MBA, MD and Ana Victoria V. Dy Echo, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Medical City

Severe malaria in a pregnant woman successfully treated with artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT)

Stephanie Marie S. Aquino, MD and Angela A. Du, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Manila Doctors Hospital

Carcinoid tumor arising in a mature cystic teratoma: A case report

Katherine Abegail P. Galang, MD and Leo Francis N. Aquilizan, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center – Quezon City

Double trouble: A case of bilateral tubal pregnancy

Christine Joy P. Chang, MD and Ma. Regale Noemi O. Sotto, MD, FPOGS, FPSRM, FPSGE
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quezon City General Hospital

Spontaneous uterine rupture secondary to pyometra in a cervical cancer patient: A case report

Maria Concepcion D. Cenizal, MD and Leo Francis N. Aquilizan, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center–Quezon City

Isolated metastasis from uterine cervix from primary breast carcinoma: A case report

Joan Marie C. Toh, MD and Leo Francis N. Aquilizan, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center–Quezon City

Mycotic aneurysm in pregnancy: A case report

Ma. Kristine Paula M. Nidoy, MD and Genevieve Marie Potian-De Vera, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

The role of sonography in the diagnosis of chronic puerperal uterine inversion: A case report

Izabelle Julienne A. Figueras, MD and Kareen N. Reforma, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

Prenatal diagnosis of fetal lower urinary tract obstruction presenting as an abdominal mass in a twin pregnancy using three-dimensional ultrasound with “Fly thru” technology: A case report

Nina Joy Casuela-Dimaano, MD; Leah Socorro N. Rivera, MD, FPOGS and Ditas Cristina D. Decena, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Santo Tomas Hospital

Evolution of a cesarean scar pregnancy into a placenta accreta at term: A case report

Rachel V. Elep, MD and Maria Anna Luisa F. Dalawangbayan, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

Arteriovenous malformation: A review of four cases

Anna Eloisa M. Dominguez, MD and Nephtali M. Gorgonio, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cardinal Santos Medical Center

A case report on catamenial epilepsy

Lara Jessica G. Murao, MD; Vaneza Valentina Penolio, MD, FPOGS and Emille Teresa Apepe, MD, FPOG
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

Recurrent hydatidiform mole with NLRP7 mutation: The first confirmed case in the Philippines

Martin Antonio B. Medina, MD and Agnes L. Soriano-Estrella, MD, MHPEd, FPOGS, FPSSTD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

“Hairy potty” Ovarian dermoid cyst with fistula to bladder

Sheryl M. Deterala, MD; and Alma Bella G. Rivera, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bicol Regional Training and Teaching Hospital

Idiopathic central precocious puberty: A case report

Mariel Anne C. dela Rea, MD and Marian C. Dichoso, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, De La Salle University Medical Center

Embolization in abdominal pregnancy: A case report

Jay Ian R. Argel, MD and Ma. Cristina P. Crisologo, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

Mullerianosis of the urinary bladder: First case report in the Philippines

Jane Karla Garcia Cadavedo, MD; Marian C. Dichoso, MD, FPOGS and Ernesto V. Arada III, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, De La Salle University Medical Center

Ovarian new growth creating a cutaneous fistula: A case report

Glaiza S. de Guzman, MD and Margaret Joyce C. Limson, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

Evans syndrome complicated by chronic hypertension with superimposed pre-eclampsia with HELLP syndrome in pregnancy: A case report

Maria Cecilia C. Ching, MD and Maria Czarina Mendoza, MD, FPOG
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

Cervical pessary in prevention of preterm birth: A case series

Erika Gail G. Hernandez, MD and Mary Anne Tabaquero, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City

Transverse myelitis preexisting in pregnancy

Katherine Abegail P. Galang, MD and Catherine Grace L. Lim, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City

Successful management of uterine arteriovenous malformation by laparoscopic bilateral uterine artery ligation

Katherine R. Matundan, MD; Nerissa Gracia G. Nano, MD, FPOGS and German C. Tan Cardoso II, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, East Avenue Medical Center

Mixed Germ Cell Tumor in Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome: A Case Report

Mary Grace M. Villafuerte, MD and Agnes L. Soriano-Estrella, MD, MHPEd, FPOGS, FPSSTD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

Vaginal agenesis: A case report

By Reyalu T. Tan, MD; Sigrid A. Barinaga, MD, FPOGS; and Marie Janice S. Alcantara, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Philippine Medical Center

Recognizing the link between ovarian teratoma and autoimmune encephalitis: A case report of ovarian teratoma-associated anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor encephalitis

Aubrey Y. Señeris, MD and Jean Anne B. Toral, MD, MSc, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics ang Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital, University of the Philippines-Manila

Beating the odds: A case report on the successful management of a non-immune hydrops fetalis due to hemoglobin Bart’s disease

Maria Jane Ellise S. Javier, MD; Maria Rosario C. Cheng, MD, FPOGS and Marinella Agnes G. Abat, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Medical City

Androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS)

Diana Iskandar, MD; Anna Belen I. Alensuela, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center

A case report on ovotesticular disorder of sexual development 46, XY with malignant mixed germ cell tumor (Yolk sac tumor, dysgerminoma, mature cystic teratoma)

Tessa Mae J. Bonguyan, MD; Darleen SJ. Estuart, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brokenshire Memorial Hospital

Bilateral internal pudendal artery angiographic embolization of labial metastasis from gestational trophoblastic neoplasia

Bernadette C. Yap, MD; Agnes L. Soriano-Estrella, MD, MHPEd, FPOGS, FPSSTD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital-University of the Philippines-Manila

Two hearts, one rhythm: A case report on thoracoomphalopagus twins

Ma. Angelica Martha A. Martinez, MD; Kristina L. Dosdos, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center

A successful pregnancy after two fertility-sparing surgeries for borderline ovarian tumor

Patricia Ann G. Mendiola, MD; Elizabeth E. Espino-Strebel, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP; Manuel S. Manabat, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Juan de Dios Educational Foundation Inc. Hospital

Unexpected acute respiratory failure following administration of rocuronium bromide during cesarean delivery in a severely preeclamptic parturient treated with magnesium sulfate

Joseph Carl M. Macalintal, MD; Erlinda N. Armovit, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center – Quezon City

Twisted fate: Successful management of hypovolemic shock due to abruptio placenta secondary to uterine torsion complicated by unilateral absence of adnexa

Kimberly Christine B. Melchor, MD; Lily Rose dela Concepcion-Co, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Metropolitan Medical Center

Raging vessels: A case report on a young pregnant overt diabetic patient with cerebral cavernous malformation presenting as pontine hemorrhage and hepatic hemangioma

Joanna Marie Paulino-Morente, MD; Vaneza Valentina L. Penolio, MD, FPOGS; Ireene G. Cacas, MD, FPOGS, FPSMFM
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

Postpartum hemorrhage secondary to pseudoaneurysm of the uterine artery – A case report

Vanessa Marie Ty Lim, MD; Thelma Marie Avendano Elio MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, St. Luke’s Medical Center - Quezon City

A rare case of malignant transformation of mature cystic teratoma

Ma. Elizabeth E. Loria, MD; Marie Aleli De Castro-Malig, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP, FPSCPC
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Perpetual Help Dalta Medical Center, Las Piñas

Juvenile granulosa cell tumor of the ovary presenting as isosexual precocious puberty

Cyriel Anthony I. Tingne, MD; Agnes L. Soriano-Estrella, MD, FPOGS, FPSSTD, MHPEd
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital

Sealed off: A case of complete cervical and vaginal agenis

William Halim, MD; Anna Belen I. Alensuela, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center

Cervicovaginal agenesis: a case report

Kristine S. Sasuca, MD; Marian C. Dichoso, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, De La Salle University Medical Center

Herlyn Werner Wunderlich syndrome: a report of two cases

Catherine Mae Munoz Morante, RN, MD; Anna Belen I. Alensuela, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center

Blood thicker than water: a case report on familial ovarian cancer

Joanna Marie A. Paulino-Morente, MD; Vaneza Valentina Penolio, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

A Case of Ovotesticular Disorder of Sexual Development (45 XO/46 XY: Mosaicism versus Chimerism)

Ma. Sheryll R. de Jesus, MD; Jean Anne B. Toral, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP, MSCE
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital

Pregnancy in Herlyn-Werner-Wunderlich Syndrome: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Marizel Ann M. Sucayan-Sta. Ana, MD; Nephtali M. Gorgonio, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center

Uterine Arteriovenous Malformation in Pregnancy: A Case Report

Jean Aileen M. Elauria, MD; Agnes L. Soriano-Estrella, MD, FPOGS, FPSSTD, MHPEd
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital

A Rare Case of Virilizing Ovarian Steroid Cell Tumor in a 46 year-old Woman: A Case Report and Review of Literature

Audrey Angeli O. Andres, MD; Ina S. Irabon, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI; Manuel S. Manabat, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP, FPSCPC
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Perpatual Help Dalta Medical Center

Hemophilia B in a Female Adolescent: A Case Report

Joanna Francesca C. Nayal, MD; Ma. Susan C. Balete, MD, FPOGS, FPSUOG, FPSSTD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Looks Can Be Deceiving: A Case of Placental Mesenchymal Dysplasia with Concomitant Cytomegalovirus Infection

Mona Rae P. Evangelista, MD; Gumersinda Cruz-Javier, MD, FPOGS
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Medical City

“Blooming Too Soon”: A Case of Precocious Puberty

Nina Rojana L. Yu, MD; Sabrina Ang-Sy, MD, FPOGS; Emmanuel L. Dagala, MD, FPOGS; Joy J. Bautista, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Manila Doctors Hospital

Transabdominal Amnioinfusion in Preterm Prelabor Rupture of Membrane: A Case Report

Evita E. Oconer, MD; Joanna Zerline Lozada-Pascual, MD, FPOGS, FPSMFM
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Quirino Memorial Medical Center

The Wayward Seed: An Ectopic Gestation in a Cesarean Section Scar

Paula Patricia P. Perez, MD; Regta L. Pichay, MD, FPOGS, FPSGE
Department of Obstetrics and Gybecology, Manila Central University

A Rare case of Gilomatosis Peritonei in a Mature Ovarian Teratoma

Maria Angela B. De Castro, MD; Glenn B. Benitez, MD, FPOGS, FSGOP
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital

Double Burden: A Rare Case of Turner’s Syndrome with Concomitant Mayer-Rokitanski-Kuster-Hauser Syndrome

Maria Delina E. De Chavez, MD; Marian Capco-Dichoso, MD, FPOGS, FPREI; Ma. Ruzena Opulencia, MD, FPOGS, FPSUOG
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dela Salle University Medical Center

Diagnosis and Management of Hypervascular Placental Polypoid Masses (Placental-Polyps): A Report of 4 Cases

Katrina Fidelina C. Adan, MD; Lara Marie D. Bustamante, MD, FPOGS, FPSUOG
Section of Ultrasound, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Philippine General Hospital

A Case of Ruptured Full Term Interstitial Pregnancy with a Live Mother and Baby

Melanie P. Mendoza, MD; Rena Cristina Koa-Malaya, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI; Pedro Ed M. Comia, Jr., MD, FPOGS, FPSUOG; Janmarie F. Sandoval, MD; Lennybeth Latido-Engay, MD
Department Of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Batangas Medical Center