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Peripartum hysterectomy in the UK: management and outcomes of the associated haemorrhage.
Peripartum pubic symphysis separation: a case report and review of the literature.
Follow-up of these 2 case-patients showed that peripartum Zika virus infection, the exposure situation of mother to-child transmission of Zika virus during gestation (when the mother is viremic during childbirth), was associated with neither marked illness at birth nor neurodevelopmental deficits by 30 months of age.
A literature review suggested that abnormal placentation underlies up to 50% of all peripartum hysterectomies, which indicates that placenta accreta likely introduces a greater risk for massive blood transfusion compared with other indications for peripartum hysterectomy.
Methods: This cross-sectional controlled study was conducted at Batman Gynaecology and Paediatric Diseases Hospital, Batman, Turkey, between June 15 and July 23, 2015, and comprised cases of patients with peripartum hysterectomy and of those who had experienced surgical procedures other than hysterectomy (hypogastric artery ligation and/or B-Lynch suture).
We conducted a chart review of all the patients who had been admitted with a diagnosis of peripartum cardiomyopathy (ICD-9 code 674.
Most expecting mothers are unaware of what peripartum cardiomyopathy is and childbirth education providers can empower women with information about the disease including the symptoms, how it is diagnosed and treatments.
9] Increasing cesarean delivery rate is associated with increased risk of peripartum hysterectomy.
7) The cardiac causes of hypoxia in the peripartum period include congestive heart failure from pre-existing cardiac conditions (e.
Age at conception, parity,gestational age at entry into study, mode of delivery, New York Heart Association (NYHA) functional class, peripartum cyanosis (oxygen saturation [?
Peripartum cardiomyopathy--Rare, unknown and life-threatening *
Maternal nutritional statuses such as anemia or vitamin deficiencies were recorded, in addition to delivery procedures, maternal morbidity such as infections, peripartum and hypertensive conditions.