Maternal morbidity and mortality due to primary PPH--experience at Ayub Teaching Hospital Abbottabad.

  title={Maternal morbidity and mortality due to primary PPH--experience at Ayub Teaching Hospital Abbottabad.},
  author={Humaira Naz and Iram Sarwar and Anisa Fawad and Aziz Un Nisa},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  volume={20 2},
BACKGROUND Postpartum Haemorrhage (PPH) remains a significant cause of maternal mortality and morbidity like hypovolemic shock, anaemia, multi organ failure, consumptive coagulopathy, disseminated intra vascular coagulation (DIC), blood transfusion related complications and hysterectomy leading to loss of childbearing potential. The present study was conducted to determine the frequency of PPH and the associated maternal morbidity at the Department of Gynaecology Unit 'B', Ayub Teaching… CONTINUE READING


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