TITLE

Risk of uterine rupture

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Jean
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
AIMS Journal;2004, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a single-layer closure of the incision after a cesarean section may increase the risk of uterine rupture in a later pregnancy in Montreal, Quebec. Comparison with a double-layer closure; Dehiscence; Comments from the Association for Improvements in the Maternity Services.
ACCESSION #
13192763

Tags: UTERUS -- Rupture;  CESAREAN section;  PREGNANCY -- Complications;  OBSTETRICAL emergencies

 

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