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Obstetrical hysterectomies in rural practice: a critical evaluation of 100 consecutive cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12156559     Owner:  PIP     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A study of 100 hysterectomies was conducted on patients of the District Hospitals, Jalpaiguri, Suri, and Chinsurah from 1965-73. All women were over age 25, average 30-34. In 85% of cases molar pregnancy and accidents following D and C were the principle indications in early months. 1 out of 74 caesareans had hysterectomy. There were 21 deaths out of 67 hysterectomies done for rupture uterus, and 6 deaths out of 33 hysterectomies for other causes. Morbidity included 18 wound infections, 5 peritonitis, 9 burst abdomens. Consecutive 100 hysterectomies out of 19688 total confinements give an incidence rate of 1/198.
Authors:
D C Dutta; S K Pal
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology of India     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0971-9202     ISO Abbreviation:  J Obstet Gynaecol India     Publication Date:  1979 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-01-08     Completed Date:  1980-01-08     Revised Date:  2011-03-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374763     Medline TA:  J Obstet Gynaecol India     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  627-31     Citation Subset:  J    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Induced
Age Factors*
Asia
Asia, Southeastern
Demography
Developing Countries
General Surgery
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
Hysterectomy*
India
Population
Population Characteristics
Research
Retrospective Studies*
Sterilization, Reproductive
Therapeutics

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