Antepartum haemorrhage (APH) occurs in 3% of pregnancies. Some 7% of maternal deaths and 17% of perinatal deaths are associated with APH. The definitions and classification are shown in Table 12.1. The practical clinical classification is placenta praevia, abruptio placentae and “indeterminate”.
KeywordsDisseminate Intravascular Coagulation Hydatidiform Mole Placental Abruption External Cephalic Version Amniotic Fluid Embolism
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