Authors: Elizabeth M Shirazi (University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa) , Rachel A Maassen (University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Iowa City, Iowa)
Background: Bandl’s ring is a pathologic contraction ring of the uterus that is associated with obstructed labor.
Case: A 35-year-old with an uncomplicated past medical history was found to have a Bandl’s ring in her first pregnancy during a cesarean section for failure to progress. During her subsequent pregnancy, what appeared to be a Bandl’s ring was again found during repeat cesarean section after spontaneous labor.
Keywords: Bandl’s ring, pathologic uterine ring, trial of labor after cesarean section
How to Cite: Shirazi, E. M. & Maassen, R. A. (2020) “Can Bandl’s ring be recurrent?”, Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 10(1). doi: https://doi.org/10.17077/2154-4751.1513