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Massive feto-maternal hemorrhage as a cause of perinatal mortality and morbidity.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1053549     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
11 cases of massive feto-maternal hemorrhage (FMH) detected at the Leuven Blood Transfusion Center are described. Based on these case reports, a review is given of the various theoretical and practical problems related to this complication, e.g. the relative frequency of perinatal mortality and morbidity due to massive FMH, the causes and pathogenesis, the symptoms and diagnosis, the clinical varieties, and the pathophysiology as seen in the fetus and newborn. Finally, the indications for looking for large FMHs are described, and the therapeutic implications when this complication is discovered.
Authors:
M Renaer; I Van de Putte; C Vermylen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0301-2115     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Obstet. Gynecol. Reprod. Biol.     Publication Date:  1976  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1987-04-27     Completed Date:  1987-04-27     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0375672     Medline TA:  Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol     Country:  NETHERLANDS    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  125-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Anemia, Neonatal / etiology*
Female
Fetomaternal Transfusion / epidemiology*
Humans
Pregnancy

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