• Hydrometrocolpos was diagnosed in a neonate shortly after birth. A large collection of fluid was immediately removed from the distended vagina; hymenotomy was performed. The infant has remained well for more than a year following treatment. A simple technique for rapid diagnosis permits safe and appropriate management of this potentially serious disorder.
(Am J Dis Child 129:1190-1191, 1975)
Henderson KC. Hydrometrocolpos in a Newborn. Am J Dis Child. 1975;129(10):1190-1191. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1975.02120470040009