abruptio placenta


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abruptio placenta

[ə‚brəp·shē·o plə′sent·ə]
(medicine)
A pregnancy disorder in which the placenta separates prematurely from the uterus.
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All patients presenting with abruptio placenta were initially investigated and managed as outlined below, but subsequent management was determined according to the suspected cause, severity and type of bleeding and the gestational age of the pregnancy.
Resultados maternos, comparacion de dos protocolos de manejo de preeclampsia severa en gestantes con embarazo menor de 34 semanas, HUSJ, Popayan, 2009-2015 Protocolo Protocolo activo expectante n = 35 n = 31 Variable n (%) n (%) Valor p Dias de estancia 3 (3-4) 3 (2-4) 0,176 ([parrafo]) posparto mediana (rango intercuartilico) Abruptio placenta No 35 (100) 30 (96,77) 0,47 * Si 0 (0) 1 (3,23) Sd.
Pulmonary oedema was found in 2 (5%) cases, acute renal failure in 10 (25%), disseminated intravascular coagulation in 6 (15%), and abruptio placenta in 5 (12.
Increased tHcy has been associated with an increased risk of preeclampsia (2-10), intrauterine growth restriction (3, 7), abruptio placenta (7), stillbirth (2, 7), and miscarriage (11).
There are higher risks of abruptio placenta, hypoglycemia and hypocalcemia, and hypoxia in labor.
6); antepartum hemorrhage, abruptio placenta, and placenta previa (64.
Risk factors for severe abruptio placenta in Mulago hospital, Kampala, Uganda.
A provisional diagnosis of Severe Preeclampsia with Concealed abruptio placenta was made.
Suspicion of Maternal Drug Abuse * Lack of prenatal care * Very late prenatal care (after 24 weeks) * Abruptio placenta * Preterm labor with no obvious cause * Intrauterine growth retardation with no obvious cause
8%) patient died from renal failure despite haemodilaysis following abruptio placenta.