Summary: A complete separation or tear in the wall of the UTERUS with or without expulsion of the FETUS. It may be due to injuries, multiple pregnancies, large fetus, previous scarring, or obstruction.
Publications221 found, 100 shown here
- Risk of uterine rupture during labor among women with a prior cesarean deliveryM Lydon-Rochelle
Center for Women s Health Research, Department of Family and Child Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7262, USA
N Engl J Med 345:3-8. 2001..Concern persists that a trial of labor may increase the risk of uterine rupture, an uncommon but serious obstetrical complication.
- Trends in uterine rupture in Enugu, NigeriaH U Ezegwui
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria
J Obstet Gynaecol 25:260-2. 2005..Forty-one cases of ruptured uterus were identified and analysed. The incidence of uterine rupture was 1 in 106 deliveries with a mean maternal age of 31.2 years. The majority (75...
- Systematic review of the incidence and consequences of uterine rupture in women with previous caesarean sectionJeanne Marie Guise
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, UHN 50, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
BMJ 329:19-25. 2004To evaluate the incidence and consequences of uterine rupture in women who have had a delivery by caesarean section.
- Comparison of maternal mortality and morbidity between trial of labor and elective cesarean section among women with previous cesarean deliveryShi Wu Wen
Division of Health Surveillance and Epidemiology, Centre for Healthy Human Development, Health Canada, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1263-9. 2004..This study was undertaken to assess the safety of trial of labor after previous cesarean delivery...
- Using audits to reduce the incidence of uterine rupture in a Malawian district hospitalThomas van den Akker
Thyolo District Health Office, Ministry of Health and Population, Malawi
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 107:289-94. 2009To improve obstetric care and reduce the incidence of uterine rupture through the use of audits.
- Uterine rupture by intended mode of delivery in the UK: a national case-control studyKathryn E Fitzpatrick
National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
PLoS Med 9:e1001184. 2012Recent reports of the risk of morbidity due to uterine rupture are thought to have contributed in some countries to a decrease in the number of women attempting a vaginal birth after caesarean section...
- Risk of uterine rupture in Australian women attempting vaginal birth after one prior caesarean section: a retrospective population-based cohort studyG A Dekker
Women s and Children s Division, Lyell McEwin Hospital, Elizabeth Vale, SA, Australia
BJOG 117:1358-65. 2010Higher risks of uterine rupture have been reported among women attempting vaginal birth after caesarean (VBAC) particularly following induction with prostaglandins, compared with women who do not labour...
- Risk of uterine rupture associated with an interdelivery interval between 18 and 24 monthsEmmanuel Bujold
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 115:1003-6. 2010To estimate the association between interdelivery interval and uterine rupture in women with a previous cesarean delivery.
- Second-trimester rudimentary uterine horn pregnancy: rupture after labor induction with misoprostolTerri Ann Samuels
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11219, USA
Obstet Gynecol 106:1160-2. 2005..Uterine anomalies are often first suspected after bimanual or ultrasonographic examination. Currently there are no specific recommendations for further evaluation of asymptomatic women with suspected uterine anomalies in pregnancy...
- Maternal complications with vaginal birth after cesarean delivery: a multicenter studyGeorge A Macones
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1656-62. 2005This study was undertaken to determine incidence and risk factors for uterine rupture in women attempting vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) in a wide range of hospital settings.
- Obstetric management and outcome of pregnancy in women with a history of caesarean section in the NetherlandsAnneke Kwee
University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Room Number KE 04 123 1, Lundlaan 6, 3584 EA Utrecht, The Netherlands
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 132:171-6. 2007To determine mode of delivery and occurrence of uterine rupture in women with a previous caesarean section (CS) in the Netherlands.
- Predicting cesarean section and uterine rupture among women attempting vaginal birth after prior cesarean sectionGordon C S Smith
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom
PLoS Med 2:e252. 2005..is currently no validated method for antepartum prediction of the risk of failed vaginal birth after cesarean section and no information on the relationship between the risk of emergency cesarean delivery and the risk of uterine rupture.
- Uterine rupture after previous caesarean sectionI Al-Zirqi
Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
BJOG 117:809-20. 2010To determine the risk factors, percentage and maternal and perinatal complications of uterine rupture after previous caesarean section.
- Incidence and predictors of severe obstetric morbidity: case-control studyM Waterstone
Department of Public Health Medicine, Guy's, King's College, and St Thomas's Hospitals Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Capital House, London SE1 3QD
BMJ 322:1089-93; discussion 1093-4. 2001..4 (0.2 to 0.6) for severe sepsis, and 0.2 (0.1 to 0.4) for uterine rupture. Age over 34 years, non-white ethnic group, past or current hypertension, previous postpartum haemorrhage, ..
- WHO systematic review of maternal mortality and morbidity: the prevalence of uterine ruptureG Justus Hofmeyr
Effective Care Research Unit, Eastern Cape Department of Health University of Witwatersrand University of Fort Hare, South Africa
BJOG 112:1221-8. 2005To determine the prevalence of uterine rupture worldwide.
- Uterine rupture in The Netherlands: a nationwide population-based cohort studyJ J Zwart
Department of Obstetrics, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
BJOG 116:1069-78; discussion 1078-80. 2009To assess incidence of uterine rupture in scarred and unscarred uteri and its maternal and fetal complications in a nationwide design.
- Uterine rupture: trends and feto-maternal outcome in a Nigerian teaching hospitalG O Akaba
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, Abuja, Nigeria
Niger J Med 22:304-8. 2013To determine the trends, predisposing factors, maternal and fetal outcome of cases of uterine rupture managed at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital.
- Asymptomatic uterine rupture of a cornual pregnancy in the third trimester: a case reportHeather Brewer
Department of Obstetrics, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Gynecologic Oncology and Pathology, Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center, Dearborn, Michigan 48124 4092, USA
J Reprod Med 50:715-8. 2005Reports of cornual pregnancy persisting until fetal viability and of ultrasound diagnosis of asymptomatic uterine rupture are rare.
- Uterine rupture at scar of prior laparoscopic cornuostomy after vaginal delivery of a full-term healthy infantChi Feng Su
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kuang Tien General Hospital, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 34:688-91. 2008..An emergency laparotomy was carried out, and the diagnosis of a uterine rupture at the scar of a prior cornuostomy was confirmed...
- Uterine rupture after laparoscopic removal of a pedunculated myomaWilliam H Parker
Saint John s Health Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 14:362-4. 2007..The pregnancy was uneventful until the 34th week, when pain and contractions signaled uterine rupture. Mother and baby did well after emergency cesarean section...
- Vaginal birth after caesarean section versus elective repeat caesarean section: assessment of maternal downstream health outcomesEmmanuelle Pare
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
BJOG 113:75-85. 2006..To compare the maternal implications of strategies of vaginal birth after caesarean section (VBAC) attempt versus elective repeat caesarean section in women with one previous lower segment caesarean section...
- Interdelivery interval and risk of symptomatic uterine ruptureT D Shipp
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachussetts, USA
Obstet Gynecol 97:175-7. 2001To relate interdelivery interval to risk of uterine rupture during a trial of labor after prior cesarean delivery.
- Vaginal birth after cesarean section: trial of labor or repeat cesarean section? A decision analysisDavid D Mankuta
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:714-9. 2003..The study was undertaken to analyze the decision for a trial of labor or a repeated cesarean section, after a prior cesarean section, with varying desire for an additional pregnancy...
- Report of 7 uterine rupture cases after laparoscopic myomectomy: update of the literatureGeorge Pistofidis
Lefkos Stavros Hospital, Athens, Greece
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:762-7. 2012The objective of this article is to report 7 previously unpublished uterine rupture cases in pregnancy after laparoscopic myomectomy and to update the medical literature...
- Risk of uterine rupture and adverse perinatal outcome at term after cesarean deliveryCatherine Y Spong
National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Obstet Gynecol 110:801-7. 2007Current information on the risk of uterine rupture after cesarean delivery has generally compared the risk after trial of labor to that occurring with an elective cesarean delivery without labor...
- Vaginal birth after cesarean section: risk of uterine rupture with labor inductionJoseph G Ouzounian
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Am J Perinatol 28:593-6. 2011We assessed the rate of uterine rupture in patients undergoing labor induction for attempted vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC). A retrospective study was performed of data from a computerized database...
- Placenta percreta leading to spontaneous complete uterine rupture in the second trimester. Example of a fatal complication of abnormal placentation following uterine scarringM C Fleisch
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
Gynecol Obstet Invest 65:81-3. 2008..Emergency laparotomy revealed a uterine rupture located in the anterior uterine wall caused by a placenta percreta and supracervical hysterectomy was ..
- Spontaneous uterine rupture during pregnancy, related to a horse fall 8 weeks earlierIan Michiels
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Hospital Antwerp, Belgium
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:380-1. 2007
- Uterine rupture: differences between a scarred and an unscarred uterusKeren Ofir
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soroka University Medical Center, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:425-9. 2004This study aimed to compare risk factors, site of rupture, and outcome of uterine rupture among patients with a scarred versus an unscarred uterus...
- Late complications of operative hysteroscopyJ M Cooper
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Arizona, School of Medicine, Phoenix Baptist Hospital, USA
Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am 27:367-74. 2000..Meticulous diagnostic assessment and preoperative consideration of risk factors for residual endometrium and future pregnancy remain the keys to minimizing late complications...
- Simultaneous uterine and urinary bladder rupture in an otherwise successful vaginal birth after cesarean deliverySzu Ying Ho
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hsinchu Cathay General Hospital, Hsinchu, Taiwan, R O C
J Chin Med Assoc 73:655-9. 2010b>Uterine rupture is the primary concern when a patient chooses a trial of labor after a cesarean section. Bladder rupture accompanied by uterine rupture should be taken into consideration if gross hematuria occurs...
- Risks of induction of labour in women with a uterine scar from previous low transverse caesarean sectionAnna Locatelli
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
BJOG 111:1394-9. 2004..scars from previous caesarean section of any type, induction of labour is associated with increased risk of uterine rupture compared with spontaneous labour...
- [Uterine rupture of the unscarred uterus. About 28 cases]S Ahmadi
Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, CHU Farhat Hached de Sousse, 4000 Sousse, Tunisie
Gynecol Obstet Fertil 31:713-7. 2003To determine the etiologic factors explaining the appearance of uterine rupture on unscarred gravid uterus and to value the maternal and foetal prognosis of this complication.
- Advanced abdominal pregnancy resulting from late uterine ruptureNorzilawati M Naim
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Malaysia, Hospital UKM, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Obstet Gynecol 111:502-4. 2008Advanced abdominal pregnancy is rare, and one that occurs after uterine rupture with delivery of a viable fetus is exceptional.
- Analysis of uterine rupture in a tertiary center in Eastern Nepal: lessons for obstetric careNeena Chuni
B P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dharan, Nepal
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 32:574-9. 2006..To determine the etiologic factors, clinical presentation, management and fetomaternal outcome in cases of rupture of the gravid uterus and propose preventive measures...
- Spontaneous versus induced labor after a previous cesarean deliveryTina Delaney
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 102:39-44. 2003..To compare maternal and neonatal outcomes in spontaneous versus induced labor after one previous cesarean delivery...
- Uterine rupture associated with VBACCalla M Holmgren
Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Intermountain Medical Center and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Clin Obstet Gynecol 55:978-87. 2012b>Uterine rupture during attempted vaginal birth after cesarean is a rare, but serious complication and can result in death or long-term disability...
- Uterine rupture during pregnancy and delivery among women attending the Al-Tthawra Hospital in Sana'a City Yemen RepublicIshraq Dhaifalah
Department of Human Genetic and Fetal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Palacky University and University Hospital, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Biomed Pap Med Fac Univ Palacky Olomouc Czech Repub 150:279-83. 2006..These women face one of the catastrophic risks of pregnancy "uterine rupture"...
- Placenta percreta with subsequent uterine rupture at 15 weeks of gestation after two previous cesarean sectionsArnd Honig
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 31:439-43. 2005..Histological examination revealed a placenta percreta. Placenta percreta with subsequent uterine rupture is a rare but dramatic complication after previous cesarean section...
- Single- versus double-layer uterine incision closure and uterine ruptureCynthia Gyamfi
the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 19:639-43. 2006To evaluate whether closure of the uterine incision with one or two layers changes uterine rupture or vaginal birth after cesarean section (VBAC) success rates.
- The pattern of labor preceding uterine ruptureLorie M Harper
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 207:210.e1-6. 2012We sought to characterize the labor of women attempting trial of labor after cesarean (TOLAC) who experience uterine rupture.
- Uterine rupture at a secondary hospital in Afikpo, Southeast NigeriaJ N Eze
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
Singapore Med J 51:506-11. 2010b>Uterine rupture is an obstetric catastrophe that is associated with high maternal and perinatal mortality rates. Its incidence is high in developing countries...
- Maternal and perinatal outcomes of uterine rupture in the Kassala Hospital, east Sudan: 2006-2009A A Ali
Faculty of Medicine, Kassala University, Kassala, Sudan
J Obstet Gynaecol 31:48-9. 2011..3%), repair in (32.2%) and repair with tubal ligation in (28.5%). There was 14.3% and 92.8% maternal and perinatal mortality, respectively. A total of 21.4% and 7.14% developed sepsis and vesicovaginal fistulae, respectively...
- Risk factors for uterine rupture and neonatal consequences of uterine rupture: a population-based study of successive pregnancies in SwedenM Kaczmarczyk
Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
BJOG 114:1208-14. 2007b>Uterine rupture is a rare but a catastrophic event...
- Eight years' experience of uterine rupture casesS Zeteroglu
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Yuzuncu Yil University, Van Turkey
J Obstet Gynaecol 25:458-61. 2005..review the incidence, methods of diagnosis and maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality associated with uterine rupture. Case notes were reviewed for all patients with a ruptured uterus at Yüzüncü Yil University Medical ..
- Spontaneous second trimester uterine rupture after classical cesareanL K Endres
Center for Reproductive Medicine and Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Obstet Gynecol 96:806-8. 2000Several cases of spontaneous second trimester uterine rupture have been reported, but none as early as 15 weeks' gestation after classical cesarean and with placenta percreta.
- Effect of prior vaginal delivery or prior vaginal birth after cesarean delivery on obstetric outcomes in women undergoing trial of laborIsrael Hendler
Sainte Justine Hospital, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 104:273-7. 2004..We sought to study the effects of prior vaginal delivery or prior vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) on the success of a trial of labor after a cesarean delivery...
- Epidemiological features of uterine rupture in West Africa (MOMA Study)Dahada Ould El Joud
Direction de la Planification, de la Coopération et de la Statistique, Ministère de la Santé et des Affaires Sociales, Nouakchott, France
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 16:108-14. 2002The aim of the study was (1) to assess the incidence of uterine rupture in West Africa; (2) to identify its risk factors there; (3) to assess their predictiveness. The study (MOMA study) was prospective and population based...
- Uterine rupture after induction of labour in women with previous caesarean sectionSalma Imran Kayani
Liverpool Women s Hospital, Crown Street, Liverpool L8 7SS, UK
BJOG 112:451-5. 2005..The main adverse outcome fuelling this debate is a "small" risk of uterine rupture that is potentially devastating for both the mother and the fetus.
- Uterine rupture in a primigravida with adenomyosis recently subjected to laparoscopic resection of rectovaginal endometriosis: case reportGioia Villa
Centre of Reconstructive Pelvic Endo surgery, Reproductive Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 15:360-1. 2008A case of intrapartum, complete, low-posterior wall, transverse uterine rupture, complicated by uterine atony and treated by emergency hysterectomy in a primigravida with uterine adenomyosis who delivered vaginally at 37 weeks plus 5 ..
- Uterine anomalies, induction of labor, and uterine ruptureGerard G Nahum
Obstet Gynecol 106:1150-2. 2005
- Unexplained prelabor uterine rupture in a term primigravidaColin A Walsh
Obstet Gynecol 109:455. 2007
- Rupture of the primigravid uterus: a review of the literatureColin A Walsh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sloane Hospital for Women, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10032, USA
Obstet Gynecol Surv 62:327-34; quiz 353-4. 2007b>Uterine rupture is a catastrophic obstetric complication, associated with high rates of perinatal morbidity and mortality...
- Spontaneous uterine rupture in the first trimester: a case reportYoung Joon Park
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kwandong University College of Medicine, Myongji Hospital, Koyang, Korea
J Korean Med Sci 20:1079-81. 2005b>Uterine rupture is one of the most feared obstetric complications affecting the pregnant woman and fetus. Most of the cases have various risk factors and mainly occur during the second or third trimester...
- Placenta percreta causing spontaneous uterine rupture in late pregnancy: conservative surgical managementAnjali Gupta
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, India
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 43:334-5. 2003
- Uterine rupture of cesarean scar related to spontaneous abortion in the first trimesterKoji Matsuo
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 30:34-6. 2004..the case of a 31-year-old Japanese female diagnosed by transvaginal ultrasonography to have a spontaneous uterine rupture in the first trimester. Her condition was complicated by diabetes mellitus type 1...
- First trimester rupture of previous caesarean section scarS I M F Ismail
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Wrexham, Wales, UK
J Obstet Gynaecol 27:202-4. 2007
- An unusual case of hemoperitoneum: uterine rupture at 9 weeks gestational ageStephanie A Dabulis
Department of Emergency Medicine, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Virginia 23078, USA
J Emerg Med 33:285-7. 2007
- Third-trimester uterine rupture without previous cesarean: a case series and review of the literatureMargaret Dow
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
Am J Perinatol 26:739-44. 2009We sought to describe a case series and literature review of uterine rupture in the absence of a previous cesarean delivery...
- Uterine rupture in pregnancy: a five-year studyAnjali Gupta
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pt B D Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, 1109 16, Opposite Model School, Delhi Road, Rohtak, 124001 Haryana, India
Arch Gynecol Obstet 283:437-41. 2011b>Uterine rupture during pregnancy is a rare occurrence that frequently results in high incidence of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality.
- Uterine preservation in a woman with spontaneous uterine rupture secondary to placenta percreta on the posterior wall: a case reportLe Ming Wang
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Medical University Hospital and Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 35:379-84. 2009..An urgent exploratory laparotomy revealed active bleeding from the uterine rupture on the posterior uterine wall...
- Rudimentary uterine horn pregnancy. The 20th-century worldwide experience of 588 casesGerard G Nahum
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center 3241, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Reprod Med 47:151-63. 2002..To investigate the outcomes of rudimentary uterine horn pregnancies and to identify trends and opportunities for improvement in patient care...
- The role of uterine closure in the risk of uterine ruptureEmmanuel Bujold
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 116:43-50. 2010To evaluate the effects of prior single-layer compared with double-layer closure on the risk of uterine rupture.
- Prediction of complete uterine rupture by sonographic evaluation of the lower uterine segmentEmmanuel Bujold
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:320.e1-6. 2009The purpose of this study was to establish the validity of sonographic evaluation of lower uterine segment (LUS) thickness for complete uterine rupture.
- Labor outcomes with increasing number of prior vaginal births after cesarean deliveryBrian M Mercer
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Case Western Reserve University MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1989, USA
Obstet Gynecol 111:285-91. 2008..To estimate the success rates and risks of an attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC) according to the number of prior successful VBACs...
- A 10-year population-based study of uterine ruptureKatharina E Kieser
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Obstet Gynecol 100:749-53. 2002To review the incidence, associated factors, methods of diagnosis, and maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality associated with uterine rupture in one Canadian province.
- Prediction of uterine rupture associated with attempted vaginal birth after cesarean deliveryWilliam A Grobman
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:30.e1-5. 2008The purpose of this study was to develop a model that predicts individual-specific risk of uterine rupture during an attempted vaginal birth after cesarean delivery.
- Audit of cases with uterine rupture: a process indicator of quality of obstetric care in AngolaR T Strand
Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Afr J Reprod Health 14:55-62. 2010Audit of uterine rupture (UR) used as a process indicator, can identify factors considered avoidable to improve future quality of obstetric care...
- Factors predisposing to perinatal death related to uterine rupture during attempted vaginal birth after caesarean section: retrospective cohort studyGordon C S Smith
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Cambridge University, Cambridge CB2 2QQ
BMJ 329:375. 2004To determine the factors associated with an increased risk of perinatal death related to uterine rupture during attempted vaginal birth after caesarean section.
- Maternal and neonatal outcomes after uterine rupture in laborO W Yap
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:1576-81. 2001..We conducted a study to evaluate maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality after uterine rupture at a tertiary care center...
- Risk factors for uterine rupture after laparoscopic myomectomyWilliam H Parker
John Wayne Cancer Institute at Saint John s Health Center, Santa Monica, California 90401 2831, USA
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 17:551-4. 2010Case reports for uterine rupture subsequent to laparoscopic myomectomy were reviewed to determine whether common causal factors could be identified...
- Uterine rupture and subsequent pregnancy outcome--how safe is it? A 25-year studyRachana Chibber
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kuwait University, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:421-4. 2010..a) To review the cases of ruptured uterus over the last 25 years and analyze the causative factors with a view to its prevention (b) To analyze subsequent pregnancy outcome with a view to its safety...
- Spontaneous uterine rupture at 35 weeks' gestation, 3 years after laparoscopic myomectomy, without signs of fetal distressTomasz Banas
Gynecology and Infertility Department, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 31:527-30. 2005..Close attention should be paid to every pregnancy in previously operated uteri as the dehiscence of the pregnant uterus can occur without symptoms of fetal distress...
- Maternal and perinatal outcomes associated with a trial of labor after prior cesarean deliveryMark B Landon
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus 43210 1228, USA
N Engl J Med 351:2581-9. 2004..The absolute and relative risks associated with a trial of labor in women with a history of cesarean delivery, as compared with elective repeated cesarean delivery without labor, are uncertain...
- Labor before a primary cesarean delivery: reduced risk of uterine rupture in a subsequent trial of labor for vaginal birth after cesareanCharles S Algert
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, The Kolling Institute of Medical Research, Northern Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Obstet Gynecol 112:1061-6. 2008To estimate the effect of the onset of labor before a primary cesarean delivery on the risk of uterine rupture if vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) is attempted in the next pregnancy.
- Guidelines for vaginal birth after previous Caesarean birthMarie Jocelyne Martel
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 27:164-88. 2005..To provide evidence-based guidelines for the provision of a trial of labour (TOL) after Caesarean section...
- Uterine ruptureMichael J Turner
Coombe Women s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 16:69-79. 2002b>Uterine rupture is an uncommon obstetric event. It is important because it continues to be associated with maternal mortality, especially in developing countries, and with major maternal morbidity, particularly peripartum hysterectomy...
- Failed medical termination of pregnancy associated with implantation in a non-communicating uterine hornHelen Bradshaw
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:178. 2004..Delay in diagnosis resulted in uterine rupture and the need for an emergency laparotomy. Recommendations are made for earlier diagnosis.
- Prelabor third-trimester uterine rupture in an unscarred uterus with occlusion by fetal small parts: a case reportLeslie Blihovde
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Florida Hospital Graduate Medical Education Program, Florida Hospital, Orlando, Florida 32804, USA
J Reprod Med 55:437-40. 2010..Rupture of an unscarred uterus is a rare and potentially catastrophic event. Common presenting signs and symptoms include abdominal pain, fetal heart rate abnormalities, and evidence of hypovolemia...
- Spontaneous uterine rupture caused by placenta percreta at 18 weeks' gestation after in vitro fertilizationJorge Martínez Medel
Department of Obstetrics, Miguel Servet University Hospital, Zaragoza, Spain
J Obstet Gynaecol Res 36:170-3. 2010We report a case of spontaneous uterine rupture caused by placenta percreta at 18 weeks' gestation after in vitro fertilization...
- Previous preterm cesarean delivery and risk of subsequent uterine ruptureAnthony C Sciscione
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware 19713, USA
Obstet Gynecol 111:648-53. 2008To determine if women with a history of a previous preterm cesarean delivery experienced an increased risk of subsequent uterine rupture compared with women who had a previous nonclassic term cesarean delivery.
- Uterine rupture: UCH, Ibadan experienceT Ogunnowo
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
West Afr J Med 22:236-9. 2003To determine the incidence, predisposing factors, maternal and fetal outcome of uterine rupture patients at the University College Hospital (U. C. H.), Ibadan.
- Posterior uterine rupture in a woman with a previous Cesarean deliveryR Figueroa
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York, USA
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 14:130-1. 2003..A posterior uterine wall rupture extending from the fundus to the vagina was repaired in layers. The neonate had an Apgar score of 2 and 4 and expired on the 7th day of life...
- Spontaneous uterine rupture of a twin pregnancy after a laparoscopic adenomyomectomy: a case reportShin Ichiro Wada
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 13:166-8. 2006..Although this procedure is reasonably expected to increase the risk of uterine rupture during pregnancy, reports on this issue are scarce...
- Late complications of operative hysteroscopy: predicting patients at risk of uterine rupture during subsequent pregnancyLoïc Sentilhes
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavillon Mère Enfant, Rouen University Hospital, Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen Cedex, France
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 120:134-8. 2005The main purpose of this study was to identify predictors of uterine rupture following operative hysteroscopy. We also attempted to assess possible clinical or imaging methods in order to detect and avoid impending ruptures...
- Placenta percreta and uterine rupture associated with prior whole body radiation therapyE R Norwitz
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Obstet Gynecol 98:929-31. 2001..Injury to reproductive organs including the uterus is a known complication of ionizing radiation, but the risks to the mother and fetus during subsequent pregnancies are not well defined...
- Extrauterine pregnancy resulting from early uterine ruptureS Marcus
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle 98195 6460, USA
Obstet Gynecol 94:804-5. 1999..Cesarean scar rupture of a gravid uterus in early gestation is rare...
- MRI diagnosis of spontaneous uterine rupture of an unscarred uterusKarim M Hruska
Baystate Medical Center, Western Campus of Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA, USA
Emerg Radiol 12:186-8. 2006Spontaneous uterine rupture is a rare, potentially catastrophic complication of pregnancy, and its prompt diagnosis and treatment are essential in limiting morbidity and mortality...
- Uterine rupture during second-trimester abortion associated with misoprostolL Berghahn
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
Obstet Gynecol 98:976-7. 2001..Misoprostol use is contraindicated in women at term with a history of a uterine scar. There are limited data regarding the use of this drug in the midtrimester...
- Uterine rupture and labour after a previous low transverse caesarean sectionM J A Turner
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Coombe Women s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
BJOG 113:729-32. 2006This study reviewed all cases of complete uterine rupture (UR) in pregnancy during the decade 1993-2002. In 69,412 deliveries, 5,320 women had a single prior caesarean section. Of these, 4,021 had a trial of labour and 3,129 (77...
- Uterine rupture, perioperative and perinatal morbidity after single-layer and double-layer closure at cesarean deliveryCeleste Durnwald
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:925-9. 2003..This study was undertaken to evaluate the risks and benefits of single-layer uterine closure at cesarean delivery on the index and subsequent pregnancy...
- [Uterine rupture of pregnant uterus: study of a continuous series of 63 cases at the referral maternity of Niamey (Niger)]C Vangeenderhuysen
maternité Issaka Gazobi, Niamey, Niger
Med Trop (Mars) 62:615-8. 2002b>Uterine rupture contributes significantly to high maternal mortality rates in developing countries...
- Spontaneous uterine rupture with amniotic sac protrusion at 28 weeks subsequent to previous hysteroscopic metroplastyR Conturso
Obstetrical Department, Valduce Hospital, Como, Italy
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 107:98-100. 2003Hysteroscopic metroplasty improves pregnancy outcome in case of uterine septum. Uterine rupture during a pregnancy following this procedure may occur.
- Idiopathic uterine perforation in late pregnancyA H Sallam
James Paget Hospital, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, UK
J Obstet Gynaecol 22:317. 2002
- Uterine rupture in an unscarred uterus after application of fundal pressure. A case reportHun Shan Pan
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, No 95 Wen Chang Road, Shin Lin District, Taipei, Taiwan
J Reprod Med 47:1044-6. 2002..Rupture of an unscarred uterus is rare, with a reported incidence of 1 in 8,000-15,000 pregnancies. We report a case occurring during labor...
- Uterine rupture in second-trimester misoprostol-induced abortion after cesarean delivery: a systematic reviewVinita Goyal
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7570, USA
Obstet Gynecol 113:1117-23. 2009To determine the risk of uterine rupture when using misoprostol for second-trimester abortion in women with a history of cesarean delivery.
- Uterine rupture after laparoscopic myomectomyMarit Lieng
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 11:92-3. 2004Myomectomy is performed frequently to preserve or increase fertility, although the risk of future uterine rupture is a major concern of any surgery of the uterus...
- Uterine rupture due to traumatic assisted fundal pressureShen Chuan Wei
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Li Shin Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:170-2. 2006b>Uterine rupture is potentially a life-threatening condition for both mother and infant...
- The impact of a single-layer or double-layer closure on uterine ruptureEmmanuel Bujold
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Ste Justine and Université de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Am J Obstet Gynecol 186:1326-30. 2002Our purpose was to measure the impact of a single-layer or double-layer closure on uterine rupture at subsequent delivery.
- Short interpregnancy interval: risk of uterine rupture and complications of vaginal birth after cesarean deliveryDavid M Stamilio
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
Obstet Gynecol 110:1075-82. 2007To investigate whether short or long interpregnancy interval is associated with uterine rupture and other major maternal morbidities in women who attempt vaginal birth after cesarean delivery (VBAC).
- Uterine rupture associated with use of misoprostol for induction of laborF Majoko
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Zimbabwe Medical School, PO Box A178, Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 76:77-8. 2002
- Mechanisms of myometrial healing and regenerationCatalin Buhimschi; Fiscal Year: 2006..areas for understanding the mechanisms of uterine healing and thus for identifying strategies for enhancing the integrity of the uterine scar and ultimately for prevention of uterine rupture during trials of labor after prior CD.
- TGF-BETA Signaling in Myometrial Development and FunctionQinglei Li; Fiscal Year: 2013..of myometrium can lead to reproductive disorders, such as implantation failure, preterm labor, and uterine rupture, some of which are severe causes of neonatal mortality and morbidity...
- INCIDENCE AND RISK FACTORS FOR UTERINE RUPTUREGeorge Macones; Fiscal Year: 2000..Although this procedure is generally believed to be safe, there is a small risk of uterine rupture in these women...
- A Shear Force Transfer Coupling for Soft Tissue RepairDavid Melvin; Fiscal Year: 2007..disciplines, from dehiscence (bursting apart or splitting open) of a sutured abdominal wound, to peripartum uterine rupture after fibroid myotomy or prior cesarean, to unsuccessful repairs of diverse tissues after blunt trauma, to ..
- A Self-Sustaining Perinatal Care System for TibetMichael Varner; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- The Epidemiology of Fecal Incontinence after ChildbirthJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2004..These data will provide a better understanding of the extent of the problem and will provide data essential for future trials of prevention and treatment of fecal incontinence. ..
- MULTICENTER NETWORK OF NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNITST O SHEA; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Improving Safety and Quality with Integrated TechnologyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2006..The findings, though applied specifically for OB, can be applied to many areas of medicine and surgery. The findings will provide inpatient and outpatient HIT stakeholders needed information to make important decisions. ..
- DELIVERY OF ANTIOXIDANT ENZYMES & GENES TO NEONATAL LUNGJonathan Davis; Fiscal Year: 2004..Aim 4 is to compare the effects of PFC-protein or adenoviral-associated AOE suspensions on normal or injured, preterm or term lamb lungs, using assays for levels and duration of transgene expression. ..
- Evaluating the Clinical Impact of Simulation & Team Training on OB SafetyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our current work evaluates performance in the simulated environment; this proposal focuses on the translation of simulation and team training to the clinical environment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Preventing Postpartum Depression in Adolescent MothersMaureen Phipps; Fiscal Year: 2008..Findings from this study will have important implications for preventing significant morbidity in adolescent mothers and their children. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..