septic abortion

Summary

Summary: Any type of abortion, induced or spontaneous, that is associated with infection of the UTERUS and its appendages. It is characterized by FEVER, uterine tenderness, and foul discharge.

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  1. ncbi Septic abortion
    P G Stubblefield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maine Medical Center, Portland 04102
    N Engl J Med 331:310-4. 1994
  2. ncbi The clinical course of patients with septic abortion admitted to an intensive care unit
    Javier Daniel Finkielman
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:1097-102. 2004
  3. ncbi Septic abortions: a descriptive study in a teaching hospital at North Bengal, Darjeeling
    Chitra Chatterjee
    Medical College, Darjeeling
    Indian J Public Health 51:193-4. 2007
  4. ncbi Induced septic abortion: a major factor in maternal mortality and morbidity
    Ashma Rana
    Department of Gynecology and Obsterics, TU Teaching Hospital, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 30:3-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Septic abortion at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    J C Konje
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 36:121-5. 1991
  6. ncbi Septic abortion caused by Salmonella enteritidis
    K Dalaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, , Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 67:185-6. 1988
  7. ncbi A life-threatening sexually transmitted Haemophilus influenzae in septic abortion: a case report
    O Pinhas Hamiel
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 165:66. 1991
  8. ncbi Leptotrichia amnionii found in septic abortion in Denmark
    Marie Boennelycke
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Herlev University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:382-3. 2007
  9. ncbi Women with septic abortion: who, how and why? A prospective study from tertiary care hospital in India
    K Guleria
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
    Indian J Public Health 50:95-6. 2006
  10. ncbi [Maternal deaths audit in four Benin referral hospitals: quality of emergency care causes and contributing factors]
    Saizonou Jacques
    Centre de recherche en reproduction humaine et en démographie, B P 05 709, Cotonou, Benin
    Afr J Reprod Health 10:28-40. 2006

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  1. ncbi Septic abortion
    P G Stubblefield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maine Medical Center, Portland 04102
    N Engl J Med 331:310-4. 1994
    ..b>Septic abortion offers opportunities for prevention on the primary, secondary, and tertiary level of medial care...
  2. ncbi The clinical course of patients with septic abortion admitted to an intensive care unit
    Javier Daniel Finkielman
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Intensive Care Med 30:1097-102. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the clinical course, complications, and outcome of patients with septic abortion admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  3. ncbi Septic abortions: a descriptive study in a teaching hospital at North Bengal, Darjeeling
    Chitra Chatterjee
    Medical College, Darjeeling
    Indian J Public Health 51:193-4. 2007
    A hospital based cross sectional study for one year done among 57 diagnosed and admitted septic abortion cases, revealed that 71.9% septic abortions were performed by untrained persons, 63.2% mothers were illiterate, 22...
  4. ncbi Induced septic abortion: a major factor in maternal mortality and morbidity
    Ashma Rana
    Department of Gynecology and Obsterics, TU Teaching Hospital, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 30:3-8. 2004
    b>Septic abortion is an infection of the uterus and its appendages following any abortion especially, illegally performed induced abortions. It is characterized by a rise of temperature to at least 100...
  5. ncbi Septic abortion at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    J C Konje
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 36:121-5. 1991
    One hundred forty-three cases of septic abortion managed over 5 years are reviewed. Sepsis was more common after induced abortion often performed by non-gynecologists...
  6. ncbi Septic abortion caused by Salmonella enteritidis
    K Dalaker
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, , Norway
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 67:185-6. 1988
    b>Septic abortion caused by salmonella infection is rare. Here we report a case of septic abortion due to Salmonella enteritidis. The route of infection was probably transplacental.
  7. ncbi A life-threatening sexually transmitted Haemophilus influenzae in septic abortion: a case report
    O Pinhas Hamiel
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 165:66. 1991
    ..A case of a life-threatening Haemophilus influenzae bacteremia associated with a septic abortion is presented...
  8. ncbi Leptotrichia amnionii found in septic abortion in Denmark
    Marie Boennelycke
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Herlev University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 39:382-3. 2007
    ..Only few cases have been reported to date, 3 in pregnant women and 2 in non-pregnant women. We present the first case of L. amnionii in Scandinavia, found in a woman with spontaneous second trimester septic abortion.
  9. ncbi Women with septic abortion: who, how and why? A prospective study from tertiary care hospital in India
    K Guleria
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi, India
    Indian J Public Health 50:95-6. 2006
    A prospective descriptive interview based hospital study was carried on 47 women admitted with septic abortion to evaluate their psychosocial, demographic and clinical profile These women were predominantly parous (75%), hindus (60%), ..
  10. ncbi [Maternal deaths audit in four Benin referral hospitals: quality of emergency care causes and contributing factors]
    Saizonou Jacques
    Centre de recherche en reproduction humaine et en démographie, B P 05 709, Cotonou, Benin
    Afr J Reprod Health 10:28-40. 2006
    ..Maternal deaths continue to happen unacceptably in Benin. The drastic solutions have to be taken at all levels to improve maternal health...
  11. ncbi Images in emergency medicine. Intrauterine twin gestation with single live intrauterine pregnancy, single septic abortion, and an IUD
    Christopher Fee
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:e1-2. 2007
  12. ncbi Gynaecologic mortality in Enugu, Nigeria
    S E Anya
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria
    Trop Doct 36:235-6. 2006
    ..at a referral centre showed that the leading causes of mortality were cervical cancer, choriocarcinoma, septic abortion and ovarian cancer, in that order...
  13. ncbi Acute renal failure in pregnancy in a developing country: twenty years of experience
    Jai Prakash
    Department of Nephrology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221 005, India
    Ren Fail 28:309-13. 2006
    ..The incidence of cortical necrosis decreased significantly (p < 0.001) from 17% in 1982-1991 to 2.4% in the 2000s. The maternal mortality reduced to 6.4% in 1992-2002 from initial high mortality of 20% in the period of 1982-1991...
  14. ncbi Severe reversible myocardial depression in septic abortion
    Alexander Lowenthal
    Medical Intensive Care Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev Beer Sheva, Israel
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:502-3. 2006
  15. ncbi Evaluation levels of cytokines in amniotic fluid of women with intrauterine infection in the early second trimester
    Yoshikatsu Suzuki
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:45-50. 2006
    ..The results suggest that IL-6, IL-8, LE, and glucose in amniotic fluid at early second trimester can be used as markers of severe infection in the uterus, and with the first two being particularly sensitive...
  16. ncbi Pathophysiology of mifepristone-induced septic shock due to Clostridium sordellii
    Ralph P Miech
    Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology, and Biotechnology, Brown Medical School, Brown University, 174 Meeting St, Providence, RI 02912 9107, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1483-8. 2005
    ..To explain the role of mifepristone in medical abortions that results in fulminant and lethal septic shock due to Clostridium sordellii...
  17. ncbi Maternal mortality at B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Nepal: review of 6 years
    Mona Sharma
    Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    Trop Doct 35:25-6. 2005
    ..The most common cause of death was septic-induced abortion and its complications, followed by eclampsia and puerperal sepsis...
  18. ncbi Complete transection of the sigmoid colon following induced septic abortion: an unreported event
    Savita Rani Singhal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:94-5. 2005
  19. pmc Haemophilus influenzae septic abortion
    Thomas L Cherpes
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:161-4. 2002
    Haemophilus influenzae septic abortion is typically caused by nontypeable strains of the organism...
  20. ncbi Lymphangioma of the fallopian tube--a case report
    Sonu Nigam
    Department of Pathology, Maulana Azad Medical College, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 47:225-6. 2004
    ..Clinical diagnosis was septic abortion with adhesions. Left-sided partial tubectomy was performed...
  21. ncbi Clostridium welchii infection following amniocentesis: a case report and review of the literature
    H Hamoda
    Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Prenat Diagn 22:783-5. 2002
    ..Conservative management with conservation of the uterus and ovaries may be a safe and effective option in the management of severe Clostridium infections, using antibiotics, endometrial curettage and multidisciplinary team input...
  22. ncbi Nucleotide sequence and construction of an infectious cDNA clone of an EMCV strain isolated from aborted swine fetus
    Labib Bakkali Kassimi
    Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Aliments, AFSSA Alfort, 22 rue Pierre Curie BP 67, 94703 Maisons Alfort Cedex, France
    Virus Res 83:71-87. 2002
    ..The availability of the infectious cDNA clone of the reproductive failure strain of EMCV should prove to be useful for studying the molecular basis of the pathogenicity of EMCV in pig...
  23. ncbi Effects of Gram-positive bacterial pathogens in ewes: peptidoglycan as a potential mediator of interruption of early pregnancy
    A B Stewart
    Division of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, West Virginia University, PO Box 6108, Morgantown, WV 26506 6108, USA
    Reproduction 125:295-9. 2003
    ..01). Pregnancy status was not related to plasma concentrations or patterns of LH, oestradiol, progesterone or cortisol. Inflammatory mediators, such as PGF(2alpha), may act directly on the embryo or uterus in ewes treated with PTG...
  24. ncbi Legalized pregnancy termination and septic abortion mortality in South Africa
    Eckhart Buchmann
    National Committee on Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths in South Africa, South Africa
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:191-2. 2008
  25. pdf Prevalence of induced abortion and associated complications in women attending hospitals in Isfahan
    F Majlessi
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health Medical Sciences and Institute of Public Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:103-9. 2008
    ..These abortions had a significant correlation with fever, septic shock and septic abortion. Of all pregnancies, 35.0% were unwanted, and 27.1% of these were illegally-terminated by induced abortions...
  26. ncbi Prostacyclin and hormone levels in patients with symptoms of miscarriage and infection
    Anita Mitreski
    Klinika za ginekologiju i akuserstvo Klinickog centra u Novom Sadu
    Med Pregl 55:371-9. 2002
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  27. ncbi Septic shock in pregnancy
    W C Mabie
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Tennessee Memphis, Memphis, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 90:553-61. 1997
    ..To evaluate the etiology, management, and maternal and perinatal outcome in patients with septic shock during pregnancy...
  28. ncbi An evaluation of the shock index in predicting ruptured ectopic pregnancy
    H E Onah
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 26:445-7. 2006
    ..022) and inevitable abortion (p < 0.001) but not from that for unruptured ectopic pregnancy and septic abortion (p > 0.05 for both categories)...
  29. ncbi Management of spontaneous abortion
    Craig P Griebel
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 61602, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:1243-50. 2005
    ..can be subdivided into threatened abortion, inevitable abortion, incomplete abortion, missed abortion, septic abortion, complete abortion, and recurrent spontaneous abortion...
  30. ncbi Quinacrine sterilization: a retrospective
    J Zipper
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sotero del Rio Hospital, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 83:S7-11. 2003
    ..To trace development of quinacrine sterilization (QS)...
  31. ncbi Acute peritoneal dialysis in eastern Nepal
    Sanjib K Sharma
    Dialysis Division, Department of Medicine, BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal
    Perit Dial Int 23:S196-9. 2003
    ..In the present study, carried out from January 2000 to June 2002, we looked into the prospect of introducing peritoneal dialysis (PD) to the district hospitals for treatment of ARF and acute dialysis in CRF...
  32. ncbi Maternal morbidity and mortality in peri-urban Kenya--assessing progress in improving maternal healthcare
    V E Ukachukwu
    Department of Paediatrics, National Hospital for Women and Children, Abuja, Nigeria
    East Afr J Public Health 6:112-8. 2009
    ..Periodic facility-based reviews of maternal morbidity and mortality are crucial to improving quality of care delivered...
  33. ncbi Infection risk and intrauterine devices
    Francisca Martinez
    Servicio de Medicina de la Reproduccion, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institut Universitari Dexeus, Barcelona, Spain
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:246-50. 2009
    ..For continuation as well as initiation, WHO MEC categories 3-4 are allotted to women with known pelvic tuberculosis, puerperal sepsis and septic abortion.
  34. ncbi Maternal mortality over the last decade: a changing pattern of death due to alarming rise in hepatitis in the latter five-year period
    Ashma Rana
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 35:243-51. 2009
    ..To study the causes of maternal mortality in two consecutive five year periods over a decade (1997-2001/2002-2006) in a university hospital...
  35. ncbi Inflammatory agents involved in septic miscarriage
    Julieta Aisemberg
    Laboratory of Physiopathology of Pregnancy and Labor Center for Pharmacological and Botanical Studies CEFYBO, CONICET, School of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Neuroimmunomodulation 17:150-2. 2010
    ..in humans, but the mechanisms are not clear, so we have developed a murine model to study the mechanism of septic abortion by inducing embryonic resorption (ER) with lipopolysaccharide (LPS)...
  36. ncbi The contrasting characteristics of acute kidney injury in developed and developing countries
    Jorge Cerda
    Division of Nephrology, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY 12209, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 4:138-53. 2008
    ..Many causes of AKI in rural settings, such as diarrhea, poisoning, malaria, or septic abortion, can be prevented by interventions at the individual, community, and regional levels...
  37. ncbi Anandamide regulates lipopolysaccharide-induced nitric oxide synthesis and tissue damage in the murine uterus
    C A Vercelli
    Laboratory of Physiopathology of Pregnancy and Labour, Centre for Pharmacological and Botanical Studies, Paraguay 2155, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Reprod Biomed Online 18:824-31. 2009
    ..This proinflammatory effect of anandamide may be implicated in pathological reproductive events such as septic abortion.
  38. pmc The back alley revisited: sepsis after attempted self-induced abortion
    Teresa A Saultes
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Tacoma, WA
    West J Emerg Med 10:278-80. 2009
    ..We discuss unsafe abortions, risk factors, and the management of septic abortion. Prompt recognition by the emergency physician and aggressive management of septic abortion is critical to ..
  39. ncbi [Ovarian vein thrombosis. Risk factors, diagnosis and treatment]
    Eduardo Gonzalez-Bosquet
    Departamento de Obstetricia y Ginecologia, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu, Barcelona, Espana
    Medicina (B Aires) 69:347-9. 2009
    ..We present a case of a 31 year old pregnant woman at 16th week of gestation who had spontaneuos septic abortion complicated with an ovarian vein thrombosis...
  40. ncbi Acute kidney injury in pregnancy-current status
    Anjali Acharya
    Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 20:215-22. 2013
    ..developed and developing countries, with thrombotic microangiopathies (TMAs) being common in the former and septic abortion and puerperal sepsis in the latter...
  41. ncbi Endocannabinoid system and nitric oxide are involved in the deleterious effects of lipopolysaccharide on murine decidua
    C A Vercelli
    Laboratory of Physiopathology of Pregnancy and Labor, Center for Pharmacological and Botanical Studies CEFYBO, CONICET, Paraguay 2155, 16th Floor, C1121ABG Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Placenta 30:579-84. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that AEA, probably by increasing NO synthesis, participates in the deleterious effect of LPS in implantation sites. These effects could be involved in pathological reproductive events such as septic abortion.
  42. ncbi Acute kidney injury requiring hemodialysis in the tropics
    Oluyomi O Okunola
    Department of Medicine, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Osogbo, Nigeria
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:1315-9. 2012
    ..3%). Five (33%) of the 15 pregnancy-related patients survived, and all were cases of septic abortion. Of the other 10 patients that did not survive, three (30%) had post-partum hemorrhage and seven (70%) post-..
  43. ncbi Viable intrauterine pregnancy with acute salpingitis progressing to septic abortion. A case report
    Eduardo Lara-Torre
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Reprod Med 47:959-61. 2002
    ..A viable intrauterine pregnancy with salpingitis has been reported rarely...
  44. ncbi Obstetric complications: the health care seeking behaviour & cost pressure generated from it in rural Bangladesh
    A K M R A Khan
    Mymensingh Medical College, Mymensingh 2200, Bangladesh
    Mymensingh Med J 11:110-2. 2002
    ..Major obstetric complications were haemorrhage, prolonged labour, premature rupture of membrane, eclampsia, septic abortion, obstructed labour, prolonged labour etc...
  45. ncbi [Acute toxicity by methotrexate used for abortion purpose. Case report]
    Ariel Estrada-Altamirano
    Instituto Nacional de Parinatología Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico, DF
    Ginecol Obstet Mex 79:38-44. 2011
    ..The initial diagnosis was severe sepsis secondary to septic abortion, oral candidiasis and acute poisoning by methotrexate...
  46. ncbi The ugly face of septic abortion
    Smiti Nanda
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 11 8 FM, Medical Enclave, Pt B D Sharma, PGIMS, 124001, Haryana, Rohtak, India
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 105:71-2. 2002
  47. ncbi Maternal sepsis during pregnancy or the postpartum period requiring intensive care admission
    N Timezguid
    Service de Réanimation Polyvalente Adulte, Centre Hospitalier Intercommunal André Grégoire, Montreuil, France
    Int J Obstet Anesth 21:51-5. 2012
    ..studies on severe maternal sepsis during pregnancy or the postpartum period are rare and have focused on septic abortion. Voluntary abortion was legalized in France in 1975...
  48. ncbi Intrauterine adhesions in an African population
    B Ozumba
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital PMB 01129, Enugu, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 77:37-8. 2002
  49. ncbi Infectious causes of reproductive disorders in cattle
    Han Sang Yoo
    Department of Infectious Diseases, BK21 for Veterinary Science and KRF Priority Zoonotic Research Institute, College of Veterinary Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 742, Korea
    J Reprod Dev 56:S53-60. 2010
    ..These diseases can be arranged and discussed in different groups based on the causative agents...
  50. ncbi Use of a temporary vena cava filter in a woman with septic abortion and inferior vena cava thrombosis. A case report
    Burton Rochelson
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, North Shore University Hospital, 300 Community Drive, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:557-9. 2003
    ..More recently, retrievable IVC filters have been used in patients in whom the risk is transient...
  51. ncbi The impact of the Lagos manual vacuum aspiration (MVA) training courses on medical education
    O K Ogedengbe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine of the University of Lagos, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 17:210-2. 1998
    ..of Lagos commenced training programmes in the use of manual Vacuum Aspiration (MVA) for the treatment of septic abortion in 1989...
  52. ncbi Infectious complications of pregnancy termination
    Lisa Rahangdale
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94317, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 52:198-204. 2009
    ..Proper technique, prophylaxis, and initial management of septic abortion have led to a significant decrease in risk of serious complications such as sepsis and death...
  53. ncbi [Spontaneus abortion caused by Listeria monocytogenes--report of three cases]
    M Jezova
    Ustav patologie, Lékarská fakulta Masarykovy Univerzity a Fakultní nemocnice, Brno
    Cesk Patol 44:71-4. 2008
    ..The diagnosis in all reported cases was not established until fetal autopsy. The final diagnosis was confirmed by microbiological examination using samples submitted during the autopsy examination...
  54. ncbi Pathogenicity of an emergent, ovine abortifacient Campylobacter jejuni clone orally inoculated into pregnant guinea pigs
    Eric R Burrough
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Am J Vet Res 70:1269-76. 2009
    ..To compare pathogenicity of an emergent abortifacient Campylobacter jejuni (IA 3902) with that of reference strains after oral inoculation in pregnant guinea pigs...
  55. ncbi A review of septic induced abortion cases in one year at Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar
    Jamila M Naib
    Department of Gynae Obst, Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 16:59-62. 2004
    ..However, it is preventable, and we suggest commitment to health education, family planning promotion and bringing down the rates of unsafe abortions as solutions to the problems...
  56. ncbi Maternal morbidity following routine second trimester genetic amniocentesis
    Y Erez
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah Medical Center, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem
    Fetal Diagn Ther 22:226-8. 2007
    ..Twenty-eight hours later the patient had a septic abortion and sepsis...
  57. ncbi Clinical characteristics and outcomes of obstetric patients requiring ICU admission
    Daniela N Vasquez
    Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Interzonal General de Agudos Gral, San Martin, 1 y 70, 1900 La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Chest 131:718-24. 2007
    ..To review a series of critically ill obstetric patients admitted to our ICU to assess the spectrum of disease, required interventions, and fetal/maternal mortality, and to identify conditions associated with maternal death...
  58. pmc Nitric oxide mediates prostaglandins' deleterious effect on lipopolysaccharide-triggered murine fetal resorption
    J Aisemberg
    Laboratories of Physiopathology of Pregnancy and Labor, Center for Pharmacological and Botanical Studies, National Research Council, University of Buenos Aires CEFyBO, CONICET UBA, Buenos Aires C1121ABG, Argentina
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:7534-9. 2007
    ..Quercetin, a peroxynitrite scavenger, did not reverse LPS-induced ER. Our results suggest that in a model of septic abortion characterized by increased PG levels, NO might nitrate and thus inhibit COX catalytic activity...
  59. ncbi Factors influencing post abortion outcomes among high-risk patients in Zimbabwe
    C Mudokwenuy-Rawdon
    Department of Health Studies, UNISA
    Curationis 28:74-85. 2005
    ....
  60. ncbi Septic induced abortion claiming life of a Nepalese woman
    S P Sharma
    T U Teaching Hospital, Maharajgunj, Kathmandu, Nepal
    JNMA J Nepal Med Assoc 44:152-5. 2005
    ..Increasing public awareness about hazards of septic abortion and the provisions of law and decentralizing the trained manpower throughout the country would play a pivotal ..
  61. ncbi Serological diagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection in women associated with gyneco-obstetric problems
    M A Samad
    Department of Medicine, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 24:102-6. 1993
    ..gondii infection was 5.30% which was higher than the rates of stillbirths (1.99%) and perinatal death (0.66%). It is concluded that toxoplasmosis can cause abortion, stillbirths and perinatal death in Bangladeshi women...
  62. ncbi [Detection methods for Salmonella abortus ovis and examinations in sheep flocks in northern Baden-Württemberg]
    R Sting
    , Deutschland
    Zentralbl Veterinarmed B 44:87-98. 1997
    ..abortus ovis in 17% of the 814 sheep tested. The microagglutination test revealed positive results in only 2% of the sheep tested...
  63. ncbi [Surfactant administration and laterally independent positive pressure ventilation in acute lung failure and atelectasis after septic abortion. Case report]
    G Hoheisel
    Abt Intensivmedizin, Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik,
    Pneumologie 51:270-3. 1997
    ....
  64. ncbi Renal cortical necrosis in pregnancy-related acute renal failure
    J Prakash
    Division of Nephrology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
    J Indian Med Assoc 94:227-9. 1996
    ..The high incidence (20.5%) of cortical necrosis following septic abortion remains the interesting feature of the present study in contrast to very low incidence (1...
  65. ncbi [Current concepts in the pathogenesis and treatment of abortion and septic shock I. The epidemiology, pathogenesis and management of septic abortion]
    R Figueroa Damian
    , ,
    Ginecol Obstet Mex 61:305-10. 1993
    ..The principal complication of the illegal induced abortion is the septic abortion, with an uncontrolled bacterial infection and systemic complications that dominate the clinical picture...
  66. ncbi [Prevention of late abortion and high risk premature labor--measures suited for routine practice]
    E Saling
    ,
    Z Geburtshilfe Perinatol 195:209-21. 1991
    ..7%).(abstract truncated at 400 words)..
  67. ncbi Streptococcal toxic shock associated with septic abortion
    D J Dotters
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    Obstet Gynecol 78:549-51. 1991
    ..She required surgical debridement, pulmonary artery catheterization, mechanical ventilation, and massive transfusions. Clinicians must be aware of the presentation of this disease, as its incidence appears to be increasing...
  68. ncbi Profile of right-sided endocarditis: an Indian experience
    A Grover
    Department of Cardiology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Int J Cardiol 33:83-8. 1991
    ..Previous illnesses leading to isolated right-sided infective endocarditis were: puerperal sepsis in 4; septic abortion in 1; staphylococcal pneumonia in 2; and epididymoorchitis in one...
  69. ncbi Candida sepsis in pregnancy and the postpartum period
    I Potasman
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Rev Infect Dis 13:146-9. 1991
    ..The clinical course was difficult in four patients and ended in death in three instances. Both amphotericin B and 5-fluorocytosine proved effective for treatment...
  70. ncbi Protective effect of polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies against abortion in mice infected by Chlamydia psittaci
    D Buzoni Gatel
    INRA, Station de Pathologie de la Reproduction, Nouzilly, France
    Vaccine 8:342-6. 1990
    ..The study demonstrates that immune sera and type-specific mAbs can passively transfer resistance to placental and fetal colonization and to abortion and fetal loss in mice intravenously challenged with P. psittaci...
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    , ,
    Ginecol Obstet Mex 61:337-43. 1993
    ..has a low frequency in the gynecologic-obstetric patients, nevertheless several obstetric conditions like: septic abortion, chorioamnionitis or puerperal infections can be complicated with this syndrome...
  72. ncbi Mortality in acute gynecology: a developing country perspective
    K O Rogo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 30:343-7. 1989
    ..The need for improved maternal care, including family planning and cytological screening for cervical carcinoma is discussed and emphasized...
  73. ncbi Identification of Ehrlichia risticii as the causative agent of two equine abortions following natural maternal infection
    M T Long
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana 61801, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 7:201-5. 1995
    ..These findings confirm that E. risticii is an abortifacient under conditions of natural infection and should be considered as a differential diagnosis of equine abortions...
  74. ncbi Chlamydia and incidental carcinoid tumor in spontaneous abortion
    J V Jurica
    Department of Family Medicine, St Luke s Family Practice Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53204
    J Am Board Fam Pract 2:126-9. 1989
    ..This patient also had an incidental finding of appendiceal carcinoid tumor. While treatment of asymptomatic chlamydial infections in early pregnancy is controversial, we suggest that delaying treatment may result in fetal loss...
  75. ncbi Health and economic consequences of septic induced abortion
    J C Konje
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 37:193-7. 1992
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  76. pmc Abortion associated with Campylobacter upsaliensis
    T Gurgan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Microbiol 32:3093-4. 1994
    ..Campylobacter upsaliensis was isolated from the blood and fetoplacental material of an 18-week-pregnant woman who had contact with a household cat. We believe this is the first report of abortion associated with C. upsaliensis infection...
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    G Pinon
    , CHU Bretonneau, Tours, France
    Ann Inst Pasteur Microbiol 137:195-205. 1986
    ..The rough LPS profiles also revealed heterogeneity. In view of the variability observed among H. influenzae strains, it is not possible to establish a relationship between pathogenicity and a macromolecular marker...
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    ,
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    ..PATIENT AND METHODS: Daily PCT values in a 17 year old patient with septic abortion were compared with established markers of systemic inflammation...
  79. ncbi Abortion: epidemiology, safety, and technique
    P D Blumenthal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Francis Scott Key Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 4:506-12. 1992
    ..There is additional evidence that at least in the short term, the negative psychological sequelae of abortion are infrequent and are inconsequential as a public health issue...
  80. ncbi Staphylococcus aureus infective endocarditis and septic pulmonary embolism after septic abortion
    Ahmed F Aslam
    Int J Cardiol 105:233-5. 2005
    We report a case of a 26-year-old female who after septic abortion developed tricuspid valve endocarditis with large vegetations, which subsequently resulted in embolism to right main pulmonary artery...
  81. ncbi Ertapenem. A review of its microbiologic, pharmacokinetic and clinical aspects
    Burke A Cunha
    Infectious Disease Division, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York 11501, USA
    Drugs Today (Barc) 38:195-213. 2002
    ..tract infections including pyelonephritis and acute pelvic infections including postpartum endomyometritis, septic abortion and post surgical gynecologic infections. Invanz has also been approved in Mexico, Brazil and New Zealand.
  82. ncbi Comparison of condition specific indicators among illegal induced abortion: septic and non-septic abortion in Songkla Center Hospital
    Tatpong Phaumvichit
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Songkla Center Hospital, Songkhla, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 95:625-9. 2012
    Determine the clinical indications of illegal induced abortion, comparison between septic and non-septic abortion.
  83. ncbi Hematogenous placental infection in acute respiratory infections
    Claudia Sandu
    Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, Romania
    Rom J Morphol Embryol 54:157-61. 2013
    ..The viral, bacterial or mycotic disorders were considered responsible for triggering septic abortion, premature or full-term deliveries, followed by septic complications of the child/fetus or of the mother...
  84. ncbi Factors influencing hemodialysis and outcome in severe acute renal failure from Ilorin, Nigeria
    A Chijioke
    Renal Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 23:391-6. 2012
    ..4 ± 11.9 years. Major etiologies of ARF included septicemia, acute glomerulonephritis, septic abortion, herbal remedies, post-partum bleeding, and gastroenteritis...
  85. ncbi Acute kidney injury in the pregnant patient
    Rosemary Nwoko
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN USA
    Clin Nephrol 78:478-86. 2012
    ..Intrinsic etiologies include infections from acute pyelonephritis and septic abortion, bilateral cortical necrosis, and acute tubular necrosis...
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    Muhammad Rafique Ansari
    Department of Nephro urology, Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences Jamshoro Hyderabad
    J Pak Med Assoc 58:61-4. 2008
    ..To determine the incidence of pregnancy related acute renal failure (ARF), clinical spectrum, morbidity and mortality of this preventable complication of pregnancy...
  87. ncbi Postabortal pelvic sepsis in association with Chlamydia trachomatis
    P Wein
    Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 30:347-50. 1990
    ..trachomatis prior to the operative procedure...
  88. ncbi Combined intrauterine and extrauterine pregnancy in a consistent twin producer
    A A van Geldermalsen
    District Hospital, Kalabo, Zambia
    Trop Geogr Med 41:167-8. 1989
    ..The history of persistent twin deliveries assisted in establishing the correct diagnosis when the patient presented with signs of a septic incomplete abortion...
  89. pmc Serratia marcescens infection associated with early abortion in cows and buffaloes
    A M Das
    Department of Bacteriology, Bombay Veterinary College, Parel, India
    Epidemiol Infect 101:143-9. 1988
    Serratia marcescens was isolated in pure culture from cases of septic abortion in 4 cows on one farm and 10 buffaloes on two other farms...
  90. ncbi Escheriosome-mediated delivery of recombinant ribosomal L7/L12 protein confers protection against murine brucellosis
    A I Mallick
    Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Unit, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh 202002, India
    Vaccine 25:7873-84. 2007
    ..Altogether the present study is a clear indicative of the possible use of escheriosome-based delivery of rL7/L12 protein to induce protective immune responses against experimental murine brucellosis...
  91. ncbi Disseminated cryptococcosis in an HIV-negative pregnancy: a case of cryptococcal septic abortion complicating an immunocompetent pregnancy
    Sravani V Mudumbi
    Universidad Iberoamericana, Ave Francia 128, Gazcue Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e351-3. 2010
    ..Experience from this case suggests that cryptococcal infection should be considered in the differential diagnosis of pregnant women presenting with vague systemic symptoms such as fever, abdominal pain, and generalized lymphadenopathy...
  92. ncbi Hysterectomy for septic abortion--is bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy necessary?
    E T de Jonge
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Pretoria
    S Afr Med J 74:291-2. 1988
    Ovarian conservation at the time of hysterectomy for complicated septic abortion is important in this young population group...
  93. ncbi Clinical aspects and prevention of Q fever in animals
    I D Aitken
    Moredun Research Institute, Edinburgh
    Eur J Epidemiol 5:420-4. 1989
    ..Discrimination between antibodies resulting from natural infection and those induced by vaccination is possible using ELISAs with specificity for individual immunoglobulin isotypes...
  94. ncbi Seroepizootology of Q fever in Bulgaria during the last five years
    S P Martinov
    Central Research Veterinary Medical Institute, National Reference Laboratory of Chlamydial and Rickettsial Infections, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Eur J Epidemiol 5:425-7. 1989
    ..The infected dogs represent a special interest. The control measures are based on the wide use of tetracyclines. The presented data testify to the continuing importance of the problem of Q fever in Bulgaria...
  95. pmc Heat shock cognate protein 70 contributes to Brucella invasion into trophoblast giant cells that cause infectious abortion
    Kenta Watanabe
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Agriculture, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi, Japan
    BMC Microbiol 8:212. 2008
    ..In the present study, we investigated mechanism of B. abortus invasion into TG cells...
  96. ncbi Clindamycin in the treatment of obstetric and gynecologic infections: a review
    D Zambrano
    Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
    Clin Ther 13:58-80. 1991
    ..Clindamycin has been well tolerated in studies of animals and human subjects; its most significant side effects develop in the gastrointestinal system...
  97. ncbi [A case of septic ovarian vein thrombosis]
    B Ruhmland
    , Berlin
    Zentralbl Gynakol 112:383-6. 1990
    ..The leading symptoms are lower abdominal pain, fever and leucocytosis. Discrepancy between the given clinical picture and the insignificant findings on gynaecologic examinations is common...
  98. ncbi Intraamniotic infection in the very early phase of the second trimester
    I Goldstein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 163:1261-3. 1990
    ..Only one pregnancy with positive amniotic fluid culture resulted in a septic abortion. Therefore we can suggest that intraamniotic infection can exist early in pregnancy, even with intact ..
  99. ncbi Ticarcillin/clavulanate for the treatment of female genital tract infections. Efficacy, safety and comparative microbiology
    J A McGregor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado, Health Science Center, Denver 80262
    J Reprod Med 35:333-8. 1990
    ..The primary adverse reaction was diarrhea, in 10 patients. Among the 129 aerobes isolated, 18 (14%) were beta-lactamase positive, as were 32% (20/63) of the anaerobes...
  100. ncbi Hysterosalpingographic findings in patients with infertility in South eastern Nigeria
    P C Ibekwe
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Southeastern Nigeria
    Niger J Med 19:165-7. 2010
    ..The study aims to evaluate the findings at HSG in patients presenting with infertility at the Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Southeastern Nigeria...
  101. ncbi Preventing and managing complications of induced abortion in Third World countries
    O A Ladipo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Sciences and Dentistry, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Suppl Int J Gynecol Obstet 3:21-8. 1989
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