Abnormal Pregnancy

Abnormal Pregnancy - Operational Obstetrics &...

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Unformatted text preview: Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology Bureau of Medicine and Surgery 2000 Slide 1 Abnormal Pregnancy CAPT Mike Hughey, MC, USNR Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology Bureau of Medicine and Surgery 2000 Slide 2 Incidence of Miscarriage 1 in every 6 pregnancies Risk of subsequent miscarriage 1/6 Bedrest will not prevent miscarriage but may postpone it Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology Bureau of Medicine and Surgery 2000 Slide 3 Causes of Miscarriage 60% chromosome abnormalities 30% placental malformation 10% miscellaneous, but not:-trauma-climbing mountains-intercourse-medication-too much activity, etc. Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology Bureau of Medicine and Surgery 2000 Slide 4 Threatened Abortion 1 in every 4 pregnancies 1st TM bleeding/cramping Half will abort, Half will be OK Bedrest will not prevent abortion but may postpone it. Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology Bureau of Medicine and Surgery 2000 Slide 5 Complete Abortion Passage of all tissue Rest for a day or two Ergotrate, Oxytocin Antibiotics Rhogam D&C? 9-week spontaneous complete abortion Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology Bureau of Medicine and Surgery 2000 Slide 6 Incomplete Abortion: Diagnosis...
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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