Incidence and contributing factors for uterine rupture in patients undergoing second trimester termination of pregnancy in a large tertiary hospital - a 10-year case series.

@article{Choon2018IncidenceAC,
  title={Incidence and contributing factors for uterine rupture in patients undergoing second trimester termination of pregnancy in a large tertiary hospital - a 10-year case series.},
  author={Koh Daniel Seow Choon and Tan Eek Chaw and Qi Lau Hester Chang Qi and N G Mor Jack and Tay Wan Shi and Tan Kok Hian},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={2018},
  volume={227},
  pages={
          8-12
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Uterine rupture is a rare complication in second trimester termination of pregnancy (TOP) with an overall incidence of up to 1.1%. There are concerns that patients with previous caesarean section(s) were at an increased risk of uterine rupture. However, there is no published data in our local population to date. This study aims to identify the… CONTINUE READING