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Question 1 was answered: Alyssa, age 26, had a cesarean delivery 7 days ago and is breast-feeding her baby. She calls the office today and reports that she has a temperature of 102. (Learning Objective 5) 1. Given the limited information you have, describe the four most likely types of infection Alyssa may have contracted. Post cesarean wound infection Urinary tract infection Infection from clogged milk ducts or mastitis Puerperal infection I need the answer to number three


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Diagnostic of puerperal infections is made by sustained fever of 100.4F or higher occurring of any two of the first 10 days... View the full answer

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