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Postpartum Hemorrhage

  • Cassandra Wasson
  • Albert Kelly
  • David Ninan
  • Quy Tran
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Abstract

The risk factors for postpartum hemorrhage are explored in this chapter, such as retained placenta, uterine inversion, and uterine atony. Their treatments are also discussed. Placenta accreta, increta, and percreta are also defined.

Keywords

Risk factors for postpartum hemorrhage Uterine atony Retained placenta Placenta accreta Placenta increta Placenta percreta Uterine inversion 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cassandra Wasson
    • 1
  • Albert Kelly
    • 1
  • David Ninan
    • 2
  • Quy Tran
    • 3
  1. 1.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterMoreno ValleyUSA
  2. 2.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Harbor–UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA

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