[Endotoxic shock in obstetrics].

28 cases of septic shock which occurred between 1973-74 in a large metropolitan hospital in Santiago, Chile, were analyzed. 25 cases were complications of septic abortion, and 1 was a consequence of an attempted abortion. Average age of patients was 30.9 and average parity 2.9; most patients had experienced abortion before. Average hospitalization time was… CONTINUE READING