On-site hemostatic suturing for placenta previa: concerns and clarifications


Hamuro et al. [1] nicely described a novel on-site hemostatic suture on cesarean section (CS) for placenta previa. At the bleeding site of the lower uterine segment (LUS), figure-of-eight sutures were placed in the LUS myometrium but not its serosa, achieving hemostasis. They concluded that: ‘‘our simple method may be helpful in many emergent cases, even… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00404-015-3959-8


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