These wire cerclage
cables are frequently used as the primary method of fracture fixation.
If cervical length was 20 mm or less, the woman received a cerclage
. In the traditional arm, cerclage
placement was based on obstetric history and physician discretion.
There were also fewer perinatal and neonatal deaths when cerclage
was placed, in the first study that directly compared vaginal progesterone alone with add-on cerclage
for women with short cervixes and singleton pregnancies.
Left arrow shows a cerclage
wire, and right arrow shows the two 3.5 mm suture anchors.
In women with a history of prior SPTB who are found to have a short cervix in the mid-trimester (cervical length of <2.5 cm prior to 24 weeks' of gestation), cerclage
placement has been demonstrated to reduce the risk of recurrent PTB and adverse neonatal outcomes.
Various reports have suggested safety of such management particularly with Methotrexate, (6) embolization of Uterine vessels, (7, 8) or Shirodkar cervical cerclage
, (9) followed by dilatation and curettage.
In this case, treatment may include cerclage
wiring and revision if the implant is deemed unstable.
Tenders are invited for Purchase of percutaneous cerclage
During the last 50 years, cervical cerclage
has been frequently used to prolong the period until birth in pregnancies with cervical incompetence.
Dr Rahman will be available for consultations and laparoscopic solutions for general gynaecologic oncology surgeries, correction of mullerian anomalies, severe endometriosis and adenomyosis, pelvis fistulas, myomectomy and cervical cerclage
Surgical correction of mandibular fracture in a mare by interdental cerclage
: a case report
To her surprise, she was pregnant again in September 2017, and when the foetus was about 16 weeks, she underwent cervical cerclage
, a surgery in which the cervix is sewn shut to prevent premature labour.
Intramedullary pins were used in proximal fractures in association with cerclage
(n=1) for reduction of the subtrochanteric fracture, and tension band (n=1) for avulsion of the greater trochanter.
Factors analysed during pregnancy were: vaginal bleeding, anaemia, incontinent cervix, cerclage
, pre-eclampsia, asthma, kidney disease (excluding infection), urinary tract infections, diabetes and smoking.
In the progesterone group, 12 received antibiotics, and 4 patients were cotreated with cervical cerclage