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Genital infections and risk of premature rupture of membranes in Mulago Hospital, Uganda: A case control study.
18] Increases in the duration of the rupture of membranes, prematurity and prolonged labour after rupture of membranes increase the risk of perinatal HIV transmission.
Management of premature rupture of membranes and unfavourable cervix in term pregnancy.
Preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM)--when rupture of membranes occurs before 37 weeks' gestation--affects about 3% of all pregnancies in the United States, and is a major contributor to perinatal morbidity and mortality.
Pre-labour rupture of membranes (PROM) is defined as rupture of membranes before the onset of labour at term (37 weeks or more of gestation).
Immediate delivery compared with expectant management after preterm pre-labour rupture of membranes close to term (PPROMT trial): a randomized controlled trial.
Pre labor rupture of membranes (PROM) at term is defined as rupture of membranes with a latent period before the onset of uterine activity at or beyond 37 weeks of gestation.
Premature rupture of membranes is a fairly common complication of pregnancy and can lead to increased maternal complications operative procedures neonatal morbidity and mortality.
Because of the added expense, testing all patients who present with possible preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) and those whose diagnosis is obvious would be counterproductive, Dr.
Premature rupture of membranes affects 10% of term pregnancies and is associated with over 60% of preterm births, making an accurate and timely diagnosis imperative.
Elective caesarean delivery coupled with ZDV prior to the onset of labour and rupture of membranes significantly decreases vertical HIV transmission in women (35,36).
Rason, who suffers from PROM- Premature Rupture of Membranes, is a volunteer for premature baby charity BLISS and is releasing a single called Tiny Hands to raise cash to help other families.