Perimortem Cesarean Section in Ongoing Maternal Death

Yousefi, Zohreh and Jafarian, Mona (2013) Perimortem Cesarean Section in Ongoing Maternal Death. The Iranian Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility, 15 (37). pp. 1-5.

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Introduction: A perimortem cesarean section is advised in cases of cardiopulmonary arrest after all other resuscitative measures had failed or in conditions that ongoing pregnant maternal death with gestational age older than 28 weeks. It may result in fetal salvage. Case presentation: We report the case of a 32 weeks pregnant woman with brain tumor who underwent a successful perimortem cesarean delivery. The result of this procedure Led to the birth of a newborn. Conclusion: Fetal salvage by caesarean section should be considered in cases that it is not possible to survive mother’s life.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WP Gynecology
WQ Obstetrics
Divisions: Journals > Iranian J Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility
Depositing User: ijogi ijogi
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2017 15:09
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2017 15:09

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