Prostaglandin concentrations in amniotic fluid of women with intra-amniotic infection and preterm labor.

@article{Romero1987ProstaglandinCI,
  title={Prostaglandin concentrations in amniotic fluid of women with intra-amniotic infection and preterm labor.},
  author={Roberto Romero and M Emamian and Maxim Wan and Rub{\'e}n Quintero and John C. Hobbins and Murray David Mitchell},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={1987},
  volume={157 6},
  pages={1461-7}
}
This study was undertaken to examine the effects of intrauterine infection and preterm labor on the amniotic fluid concentrations of prostaglandins in women with premature rupture of the membranes. Amniotic fluid was obtained from four groups of patients with premature rupture of the membranes: group 1, patients without labor or infection; group 2, patients with labor but without infection; group 3, patients with an intra-amniotic infection but without labor; group 4, patients with both… CONTINUE READING