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Surgical treatment of uterine atony employing the B-Lynch technique.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10914631     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Postpartum hemorrhage remains a major cause of maternal morbidity and mortality. Four cases utilizing the B-Lynch technique for control of hemorrhage secondary to uterine atony are presented. The B-Lynch technique appears to be effective in controlling postpartum hemorrhage. More experience is needed before the B-Lynch technique can be accepted as routine practice.
J V Dacus; M T Busowski; J D Busowski; S Smithson; K Masters; B M Sibai
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of maternal-fetal medicine     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1057-0802     ISO Abbreviation:  J Matern Fetal Med     Publication Date:    2000 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-11-28     Completed Date:  2000-11-28     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9211288     Medline TA:  J Matern Fetal Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  194-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia 29203, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures / methods*
Infant, Newborn
Uterine Hemorrhage / prevention & control
Uterine Inertia / surgery*

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