Rupture of the uterus: A review of 32 cases in a general hospital in Zambia
- Systematic review of the incidence and consequences of uterine rupture in women with previous caesarean section. Guise, Jeanne-Marie; McDonagh, Marian S.; Osterweil, Patricia; Nygren, Peggy; Chan, Benjamin K. S.; Helfand, Mark // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/3/2004, Vol. 329 Issue 7456, p19
Objective To evaluate the incidence and consequences of uterine rupture in women who have had a delivery by caesarean section. Design Systematic review. Data sources Medline, HealthSTAR, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane Controlled Trials Register, National Center for Reviews...
- Mifepristone/misoprostol/oxytocin. // Reactions Weekly;11/19/2011, Issue 1378, p25
The article describes three cases of uterine rupture which developed while patients were undergoing second trimester abortion using mifepristone and misoprostol, with or without oxytocin.
- Spontaneous Rupture of Uterus in Midtrimester Pregnancy Due to Increased Uterine Pressure with Previous Laparoscopic Myomectomy. Kiseli, Mine; Artas, Hakan; Armagan, Figen; Dogan, Zeynep // International Journal of Fertility & Sterility;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p239
Uterine rupture is a life threatening condition for both the mother and her fetus. It may be seen in the second trimester usually after induction for pregnancy termination in a scarred uterus. Spontaneous rupture in the second trimester before labor is a very rare condition. Here, we report a...
- Letters to the Editor. King, Dale E. // International Journal of Childbirth Education;Mar2003, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p4
Focuses on an article on trial of labor and the risk of uterine rupture. Rupture in an unscarred uterus.
- PLoS Medicine: Uterine rupture is rare in the UK but increases with the number of previous cesarean deliveries. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;3/21/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article presents information on the risk of rupture of the wall of the uterus when a woman has already undergone a cesarean section.
- Fetal bradycardia in a fully dilated patient. REZAI, SHADI; CAVALLO, GINA; NURITDINOVA, DILFUZA; HENDERSON, CASSANDRA E. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Jul2015, Vol. 60 Issue 7, p12
The article presents a case study of 36-year-old pregnant patient who was presented at a hospital due to lower abdominal pressure at 41 weeks of gestation. Based on her medical and family history, she had three uncomplicated spontaneous vaginal deliveries at term. She was finally diagnosed with...
- Fetal survival despite unrecognized uterine rupture resulting from previous unknown corporeal scar. Akar, M. E.; Y&aimath;lmaz, Z.; Gökmen, O. // Archives of Gynecology & Obstetrics;May2001, Vol. 265 Issue 2, p89
Cesarean scar rupture of a gravid uterus with unknown corporeal scar is common. Our case was a 35 year woman, gravida 2, para 1 presented at 38 weeks gestation. She was admitted to our hospital for routine follow up. She had no signs or symptoms of labor. However eight hours after the initial...
- Spontaneous Rupture of Pyometra - A Rare Cause of Acute Abdomen in Elderly Female. Dalal, Satish; Rohilla, Pawanjeet; Garg, Pradeep // Internet Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics;2009, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p17
Spontaneous perforation of pyometra is a rare pathologic condition that presents as diffuse peritonitis. We report a rare case of diffuse peritonitis caused by spontaneously perforated pyometra. A 68 'year old woman was admitted to our hospital with signs of generalised peritonitis. At...
- Postmortem “delivery” in a pregnant fire victim. Benedikt Vennemann; Michael Bohnert; Stefan Pollak; Markus Große Perdekamp // International Journal of Legal Medicine;Jul2008, Vol. 122 Issue 4, p327
AbstractÂ Â A 23-year-old woman traveling in the front passenger seat of a car was killed in a traffic accident involving two rear-end collisions. After the second rear-end collision, the car caught fire. While the driver could be rescued, the pregnant passenger remained inside the car....