amnionitis


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Related to amnionitis: endometritis, chorioamnionitis
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amnionitis

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Entre los factores perinatales asociados con bacteriemia por anaerobios se destacaron la ruptura prematura de membranas menor de 24 horas, sexo masculino, amnionitis y prematuridad.
Placentitis refers to inflammation of the chorioallantois, often caused or complicated by infective agents and frequently extending to the amnion (amnionitis) and the umbilical cord (funisitis).
For caesarean deliveries, general anesthesia, amnionitis, preeclampsia and prolonged active phase of labor have been reported to be significantly associated with PPH8.
IL-1b demonstrates an eight fold increase in AV compared to bacterial vaginosis (BV), while IL-6 increases fivefold in those diagnosed with AV (7,13) and is a well-recognized marker for bacterial amnionitis and imminent term and preterm delivery (13).
On rare occasions, rat-bite fever may be complicated by a brain abscess, splenic or renal infarction, meningitis, fulminant sepsis, pericardial effusion, endocarditis, myocarditis, pneumonia, destructive joint disease, amnionitis, or death [3, 5].
This bacteria is reported to be associated with bacterial vaginosis, a vaginal disorder in women of reproductive age worldwide, and is the most common genera detected in amniotic fluid; its presence can lead to inflammation, histological chorioamnionitis, and/or amnionitis [38, 39].
Pregnancy complications include: hydramnios/oligohydramnios; amnionitis; premature rupture membranes; abruptio placentae, placenta previa; and antepartum hemorrhage.
(3) Colonization in late pregnancy is a risk factor for poor pregnancy outcome because GBS has the ability to penetrate the intact amniotic membrane causing amnionitis thereby infecting the foetus in utero which could lead to miscarriage.
Focal diffusive placentitis was detected in 17.1%, seropurulent deciduitis in 37.4% cases, and amnionitis in 6.2% of cases of the full-term pregnancy.
Known or suspected amnionitis or endometritis may be appropriate indications for such prophylaxis, however.
Una serie de casos encontro que la admision a maternidad de 3 forma temprana o durante la fase latente se asocia con mayor intervencionismo durante el parto, representado en uso de oxitocina, de analgesia epidural, mayor frecuencia de amnionitis e infeccion posparto (16).