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We present a case in which future recurrence of uterine inversion is prevented with the placement of an abdominal cerclage at the time of reduction of the uterine inversion.
Since then nitroglycerin has become increasingly popular for use during cerclage placement, tocolysis for fetal distress, internal and external versions, entrapped fetus, cesarean section, and uterine inversion.
If uterine inversion is recognized early, use the Johnson maneuver, which involves placing the fingers in the center of the inverted uterus and elevating it, along with the placenta, to lift it back into place.
Genital tract trauma includes lacerations of the cervix, vagina, or perineum; extensions at cesarean section; uterine rupture; and uterine inversion, Dr.