tamponade

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  • noun

Synonyms for tamponade

blockage or closure (as of a wound or body cavity) by (or as if by) a tampon (especially to stop bleeding)

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There was grossly substandard care in 60% of cases, including failure to secure haemostasis at the initial CS, non-use of potentially effective treatment such as parenteral ergometrine, uterine compression sutures and balloon tamponade, and delays in definitive management such as hysterectomy.
Uterine balloon tamponade is better known for treatment of primary PPH from uterine atony or placenta praevia.
Intrauterine balloon tamponade in the management of postpartum hemorrhage.
9] Conservative surgical treatment under general anaesthesia includes suction curettage, Foley balloon tamponade and intracervical infiltration of Carboprost.
Comments were also made about the benefit of being able to practise with the equipment, eg the balloon tamponade and the newborn resuscitation equipment.
When digital pressure and rectal packing fails, balloon tamponade with inflated Foley catheter was frequently used to control bleeding.
Failure to control bleeding was defined as continued bleeding despite endoscopic injection and the use of balloon tamponade.
Bleeding from the placental bed - individual haemostatic sutures and uterine artery ligation, balloon tamponade.