Septate Uterus

Overview

A woman with a septate uterus has a normal shaped uterus with a wall of tissue creating two cavities.

  • Some women may not even realize they have a septate uterus, even during pregnancy and childbirth.
  • A septate uterus may not require treatment unless there is recurrent pregnancy loss. Removing the wall may enable a pregnancy to reach full term.

How Boston Children's Hospital approaches septate uterus

At Children's Center for Congenital Anomalies of the Reproductive Tract, an interdisciplinary team of pediatricians, gynecologists, urogynecologists and colorectal surgeons who will identity the best treatment plan for your daughter's septate uterus.