An initial Glasgow score of 4 and Apgar scores of 9 and 9: a case report of a pregnant comatose woman.

@article{Hnat2003AnIG,
  title={An initial Glasgow score of 4 and Apgar scores of 9 and 9: a case report of a pregnant comatose woman.},
  author={Michael D Hnat and Baha M. Sibai and Ormila Kovilam},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2003},
  volume={189 3},
  pages={877-9}
}
A 28-year-old woman admitted to the emergency department with a Glascow Coma Scale score of 4 after a closed head injury resulting from a motor vehicle crash was found to have a positive serum beta-human chorionic gonadotropin level of 27 mIU/mL. After stabilization and treatment for her closed head injury, she remained in a comatose state for more than 240 days. At 36 to 37 weeks' gestation, she had contractions and elevations in her blood pressure. A healthy female infant was born by an… CONTINUE READING

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