Razia Mustafa Abbasi

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OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency, predisposing factors and maternal and foetal outcome of uterine rupture. METHODS This descriptive case series was conduced at the Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro from January 2008 to December 2008. All cases of ruptured uterus, who were either(More)
BACKGROUND Uro-genital fistulas, majority of which are vesico-vaginal fistulas (VVF), are a great challenge for women in developing countries. It is commonly caused by prolong obstructed labour and is one of the worst complications of child birth and poor obstetric care. The objective of this descriptive study was to review the cases of genitourinary(More)
BACKGROUND Multiple pregnancy still warrants special attention as it is associated with increasing risk for mother and foetus. Preterm delivery increases the risk for baby. This study was conducted to evaluate the risks of pregnancy complications and adverse perinatal outcome in women with twin pregnancy. METHODS It was 2 years observational study from(More)
OBJECTIVE: To determine the frequency of grand multiparity and its effect on maternal and fetal outcome in our tertiary care facility. DESIGN: A descriptive study. PLACE AND DURATION: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Unit I), Liaquat University Hospital Hyderabad-Sindh, Pakistan; from 20 February to 20 July 2006. SUBJECTS AND METHODS: All unbooked(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency, causes and outcome of patients with retained placenta. METHODS Descriptive case series. This study was carried out at Liaquat University Hospital, Gynae Unit-I, from January 2005 to December 2007. Two years retrospective and one year prospective analysis of patients was done according to age, parity, causes, place of(More)
BACKGROUND Every year more than half million mother die due to pregnancy related preventable causes like haemorrhage, hypertensive disorders, sepsis, and obstructed labour and unsafe abortion. Among these deaths 99% occur in developing countries. The study was conducted to assess the maternal death rate and to analyse its trends over a period of 20 years in(More)
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