placenta previa

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pregnancy in which the placenta is implanted in the lower part of the uterus (instead of the upper part)

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Placenta accreta cases and controls were matched by one CS and placenta previa to control for the high risk of placenta accreta due to placenta previa and CS.
6%) patients were diagnosed to have placenta previa and frequency of placenta previa was significantly higher in patients with previous history of LSCS than previous normal delivery of LSCS i.
When we are confronted with a patient with placenta previa experiencing massive haemorrhage during caesarean delivery, haemostasis is first attempted using uterotonic drugs, uterine massage and intrauterine packing.
Placenta previa was defined as the placental implantation over the internal cervical os or within 2 cm of it.
In our study the incidence of placenta previa was 6%; similar results were shown in the study conducted by Begum2 where 7% cases had incidence for placenta previa.
Fifty pregnant, ultrasonographically confirmed cases of major degree placenta previa were assessed for maternal and fetal outcome of pregnancies.
The association of placenta previa with history of caesarean delivery and abortion a meta analysis.
Entre los factores de riesgo se encuentran: antecedente de cesarea previa (a mayor numero de cesareas mayor es el riesgo), placenta previa (PP), fertilizacion in vitro (FIV), edad materna mayor de 35 anos y cirugias uterinas previas (5, 7, 8).
In addition, abortion is "also associated with an increased risk of infertility, miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy and placenta previa.
Lili J from Merthyr Tyd-fil was born 10 weeks premature by emergency caesarian because of a condition called placenta previa, weighed just 2lb 15oz and spent more than seven weeks in a special care baby unit.
Entre las principales causas de hemorragia obstetrica encontramos la placenta previa, el desprendimiento prematuro de placenta normo-inserta y el acretismo placentario.
A sample of 50,416 women who gave birth to one child were included in the study and those experiencing preeclampsia, hypertension, diabetes, gestational diabetes or placenta previa were excluded.
Caesarean morbidity includes antenatal risk of spontaneous abortion, ectopic pregnancy, intra operative adhesions, scar dehiscence, injury to surrounding organs, placenta previa and accrete, caesarean hysterectomy and post operative complications of blood transfusions, infections, pneumonia and DVT.
It is believed she lost a lot of blood due to complications from a pre-existing condition, placenta previa.