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Liver rupture postpartum associated with preeclampsia and HELLP syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10052844     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Liver rupture is a rare perinatal complication with high maternal mortality. In a multiparous woman with preeclampsia and Hemolysis, Elevated Liver enzymes, and Low Platelet count (HELLP) syndrome, liver rupture was suspected 10 h after a cesarean section. Laparotomy revealed liver rupture which was treated by perihepatic packing. Eventually, the mother was discharged with her baby 88 days after admission. Clinical symptoms, maternal hemodynamics by Swan-Ganz monitoring, and laboratory findings were not predictive until the emergency situation and the consecutive complications required multidisciplinary management.
Authors:
J J Risseeuw; J E de Vries; J van Eyck; B Arabin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine     Volume:  8     ISSN:  1057-0802     ISO Abbreviation:  J Matern Fetal Med     Publication Date:    1999 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-05-06     Completed Date:  1999-05-06     Revised Date:  2005-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9211288     Medline TA:  J Matern Fetal Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  32-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Perinatology, Sophia Ziekenhuis Zwolle, The Netherlands.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Cesarean Section*
Female
HELLP Syndrome / complications*
Humans
Liver / injuries*
Obstetric Labor Complications*
Postpartum Period*
Pre-Eclampsia / complications
Pregnancy
Rupture, Spontaneous

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