chorionitis


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chorionitis

[‚kȯr·ē·ə′nīd·əs]
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m demonstrated no cases of villitis and a higher incidence of chorionitis in placentas from HIV-positive women and p24 antigen within trophoblastic cells, contrary to other studies.
It was noted that a history of previous caesarean section was among 53 (53%), Breech presentation 07 (07%), Transverse lie 0 8 (08%), P/V bleeding with chorionitis 06 (06%), Placenta Previa 08 (08%), Contracted Pelvic 04 (04%) and Fetal distress was noted among 14(14%) patients who were studied.
It was noted that a history of previous caesarean section was among 51 (51%), Breech presentation 11 (11%), Transverse lie 7 (7%), P/V bleeding with chorionitis 5 (5%), Placenta Previa 6 (6%), Contracted Pelvic 8 (8%) and Foetal distress was noted among 12 (12%) patients who were studied as shown in table.