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    PREMATURE RUPTURE OF MEMBRANES (PROM) Lin Qi De
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Definition    PROM  is defined as the rupture  of the chorioamniotic membrane  before the onset of labor  
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Incidence PROM  occurs in about  10%~15% of all delivery PROM  is associated with 10%  of term pregnancy
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Cause of PROM    Trauma   (abdominal striked intensely) Sexual intercourse (particularly in the late   gestational weeks) Vaginal infection       due to  bacteria virus TOXO CMV HPV  and HSV, et al   Smoking 
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Other : Prior PROM A short cervical length Prior preterm delivery Bleeding in early pregancy  
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Affect of PROM on the mothers and infants Mothers: (1) Infection : intrauterine                       puerperal (2) Placental abruption (3) Preterm delivery                     
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          Infants:    (1) Preterm Baby and their Complications : 
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