Uterine rupture: a complication of midtrimester abortion.


The intraamniotic injection of prostaglandin F2alpha and/or hypertonic saline may be associated with serious uterine and cervical trauma. Multiparity and superimposed uterotonic stimulation by oxytocin are generally thought to be contributory. A patient is described who failed to abort vaginally after an uneventful intraamniotic infusion of prostaglandin F2… (More)


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@article{Friedman1978UterineRA, title={Uterine rupture: a complication of midtrimester abortion.}, author={Eli A. Friedman}, journal={Prostaglandins}, year={1978}, volume={15 1}, pages={187-91} }