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.
Publications142 found, 100 shown here
- Septic abortionP 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...
- The clinical course of patients with septic abortion admitted to an intensive care unitJavier 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)...
- Septic abortions: a descriptive study in a teaching hospital at North Bengal, DarjeelingChitra Chatterjee
Medical College, Darjeeling
Indian J Public Health 51:193-4. 2007A 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...
- Induced septic abortion: a major factor in maternal mortality and morbidityAshma Rana
Department of Gynecology and Obsterics, TU Teaching Hospital, Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 30:3-8. 2004b>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...
- Septic abortion at University College Hospital, Ibadan, NigeriaJ C Konje
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 36:121-5. 1991One 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...
- Septic abortion caused by Salmonella enteritidisK Dalaker
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, , Norway
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 67:185-6. 1988b>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.
- A life-threatening sexually transmitted Haemophilus influenzae in septic abortion: a case reportO 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...
- Leptotrichia amnionii found in septic abortion in DenmarkMarie 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.
- Women with septic abortion: who, how and why? A prospective study from tertiary care hospital in IndiaK 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. 2006A 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%), ..
- [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...
- Images in emergency medicine. Intrauterine twin gestation with single live intrauterine pregnancy, single septic abortion, and an IUDChristopher 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
- Gynaecologic mortality in Enugu, NigeriaS 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...
- Acute renal failure in pregnancy in a developing country: twenty years of experienceJai 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...
- Severe reversible myocardial depression in septic abortionAlexander 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
- Evaluation levels of cytokines in amniotic fluid of women with intrauterine infection in the early second trimesterYoshikatsu 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...
- Pathophysiology of mifepristone-induced septic shock due to Clostridium sordelliiRalph 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...
- Maternal mortality at B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Nepal: review of 6 yearsMona 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...
- Complete transection of the sigmoid colon following induced septic abortion: an unreported eventSavita Rani Singhal
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:94-5. 2005
- Haemophilus influenzae septic abortionThomas L Cherpes
Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 10:161-4. 2002Haemophilus influenzae septic abortion is typically caused by nontypeable strains of the organism...
- Lymphangioma of the fallopian tube--a case reportSonu 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...
- Clostridium welchii infection following amniocentesis: a case report and review of the literatureH 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...
- Nucleotide sequence and construction of an infectious cDNA clone of an EMCV strain isolated from aborted swine fetusLabib 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...
- Effects of Gram-positive bacterial pathogens in ewes: peptidoglycan as a potential mediator of interruption of early pregnancyA 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...
- Legalized pregnancy termination and septic abortion mortality in South AfricaEckhart Buchmann
National Committee on Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths in South Africa, South Africa
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 101:191-2. 2008
- Prevalence of induced abortion and associated complications in women attending hospitals in IsfahanF 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...
- Prostacyclin and hormone levels in patients with symptoms of miscarriage and infectionAnita Mitreski
Klinika za ginekologiju i akuserstvo Klinickog centra u Novom Sadu
Med Pregl 55:371-9. 2002....
- Septic shock in pregnancyW 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...
- An evaluation of the shock index in predicting ruptured ectopic pregnancyH 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)...
- Management of spontaneous abortionCraig 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...
- Quinacrine sterilization: a retrospectiveJ 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)...
- Acute peritoneal dialysis in eastern NepalSanjib 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...
- Maternal morbidity and mortality in peri-urban Kenya--assessing progress in improving maternal healthcareV 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...
- Infection risk and intrauterine devicesFrancisca 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.
- Maternal mortality over the last decade: a changing pattern of death due to alarming rise in hepatitis in the latter five-year periodAshma 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...
- Inflammatory agents involved in septic miscarriageJulieta 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)...
- The contrasting characteristics of acute kidney injury in developed and developing countriesJorge 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...
- Anandamide regulates lipopolysaccharide-induced nitric oxide synthesis and tissue damage in the murine uterusC 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.
- The back alley revisited: sepsis after attempted self-induced abortionTeresa 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 ..
- [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...
- Acute kidney injury in pregnancy-current statusAnjali 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...
- Endocannabinoid system and nitric oxide are involved in the deleterious effects of lipopolysaccharide on murine deciduaC 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.
- Acute kidney injury requiring hemodialysis in the tropicsOluyomi 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-..
- Viable intrauterine pregnancy with acute salpingitis progressing to septic abortion. A case reportEduardo 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...
- Obstetric complications: the health care seeking behaviour & cost pressure generated from it in rural BangladeshA 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...
- [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...
- The ugly face of septic abortionSmiti 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
- Maternal sepsis during pregnancy or the postpartum period requiring intensive care admissionN 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...
- Intrauterine adhesions in an African populationB Ozumba
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital PMB 01129, Enugu, Nigeria
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 77:37-8. 2002
- Infectious causes of reproductive disorders in cattleHan 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...
- Use of a temporary vena cava filter in a woman with septic abortion and inferior vena cava thrombosis. A case reportBurton 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...
- The impact of the Lagos manual vacuum aspiration (MVA) training courses on medical educationO 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...
- Infectious complications of pregnancy terminationLisa 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...
- [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...
- Pathogenicity of an emergent, ovine abortifacient Campylobacter jejuni clone orally inoculated into pregnant guinea pigsEric 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...
- A review of septic induced abortion cases in one year at Khyber Teaching Hospital, PeshawarJamila 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...
- Maternal morbidity following routine second trimester genetic amniocentesisY 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...
- Clinical characteristics and outcomes of obstetric patients requiring ICU admissionDaniela 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...
- Nitric oxide mediates prostaglandins' deleterious effect on lipopolysaccharide-triggered murine fetal resorptionJ 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...
- Factors influencing post abortion outcomes among high-risk patients in ZimbabweC Mudokwenuy-Rawdon
Department of Health Studies, UNISA
Curationis 28:74-85. 2005....
- Septic induced abortion claiming life of a Nepalese womanS 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 ..
- Serological diagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection in women associated with gyneco-obstetric problemsM 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...
- [Detection methods for Salmonella abortus ovis and examinations in sheep flocks in northern Baden-WÃ¼rttemberg]R Sting
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...
- [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....
- Renal cortical necrosis in pregnancy-related acute renal failureJ 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...
- [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...
- [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)..
- Streptococcal toxic shock associated with septic abortionD 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...
- Profile of right-sided endocarditis: an Indian experienceA 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...
- Candida sepsis in pregnancy and the postpartum periodI 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...
- Protective effect of polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies against abortion in mice infected by Chlamydia psittaciD 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...
- [Current concepts in the pathogenesis and treatment of abortion and septic shock. II. The physiopathological bases and outlook in the management of septic shock]R Figueroa Damian
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...
- Mortality in acute gynecology: a developing country perspectiveK 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...
- Identification of Ehrlichia risticii as the causative agent of two equine abortions following natural maternal infectionM 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...
- Chlamydia and incidental carcinoid tumor in spontaneous abortionJ 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...
- Health and economic consequences of septic induced abortionJ C Konje
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 37:193-7. 1992....
- Abortion associated with Campylobacter upsaliensisT 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...
- [Heterogeneity of strains of Haemophilus influenzae of genital and neonatal origin: analysis of capsular serotypes, biotypes and electrophoretic profiles of external membrane proteins and LPS]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...
- [Procalcitonin as monocytic marker for early diagnosis in septic abortion]S Russwurm
Z Geburtshilfe Neonatol 204:34-8. 2000..PATIENT AND METHODS: Daily PCT values in a 17 year old patient with septic abortion were compared with established markers of systemic inflammation...
- Abortion: epidemiology, safety, and techniqueP 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...
- Staphylococcus aureus infective endocarditis and septic pulmonary embolism after septic abortionAhmed F Aslam
Int J Cardiol 105:233-5. 2005We 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...
- Ertapenem. A review of its microbiologic, pharmacokinetic and clinical aspectsBurke 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.
- Comparison of condition specific indicators among illegal induced abortion: septic and non-septic abortion in Songkla Center HospitalTatpong Phaumvichit
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Songkla Center Hospital, Songkhla, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 95:625-9. 2012Determine the clinical indications of illegal induced abortion, comparison between septic and non-septic abortion.
- Hematogenous placental infection in acute respiratory infectionsClaudia 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...
- Factors influencing hemodialysis and outcome in severe acute renal failure from Ilorin, NigeriaA 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...
- Acute kidney injury in the pregnant patientRosemary 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...
- Acute renal failure in pregnancy: one year observational study at Liaquat University Hospital, HyderabadMuhammad 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...
- Postabortal pelvic sepsis in association with Chlamydia trachomatisP Wein
Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 30:347-50. 1990..trachomatis prior to the operative procedure...
- Combined intrauterine and extrauterine pregnancy in a consistent twin producerA 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...
- Serratia marcescens infection associated with early abortion in cows and buffaloesA M Das
Department of Bacteriology, Bombay Veterinary College, Parel, India
Epidemiol Infect 101:143-9. 1988Serratia marcescens was isolated in pure culture from cases of septic abortion in 4 cows on one farm and 10 buffaloes on two other farms...
- Escheriosome-mediated delivery of recombinant ribosomal L7/L12 protein confers protection against murine brucellosisA 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...
- Disseminated cryptococcosis in an HIV-negative pregnancy: a case of cryptococcal septic abortion complicating an immunocompetent pregnancySravani 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...
- 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. 1988Ovarian conservation at the time of hysterectomy for complicated septic abortion is important in this young population group...
- Clinical aspects and prevention of Q fever in animalsI 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...
- Seroepizootology of Q fever in Bulgaria during the last five yearsS 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...
- Heat shock cognate protein 70 contributes to Brucella invasion into trophoblast giant cells that cause infectious abortionKenta 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...
- Clindamycin in the treatment of obstetric and gynecologic infections: a reviewD 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...
- [A case of septic ovarian vein thrombosis]B Ruhmland
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...
- Intraamniotic infection in the very early phase of the second trimesterI 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 ..
- Ticarcillin/clavulanate for the treatment of female genital tract infections. Efficacy, safety and comparative microbiologyJ 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...
- Hysterosalpingographic findings in patients with infertility in South eastern NigeriaP 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...
- Preventing and managing complications of induced abortion in Third World countriesO 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....