Uterine rupture during induction of labor at term with intravaginal misoprostol.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Misoprostol (prostaglandin E1) compares favorably with dinoprostone (prostaglandin E2) and oxytocin for labor induction at term. Excessive uterine activity has been reported using high-dose regimens, but no negative effect on outcomes has been observed. CASE Labor was induced in a 34-year-old multipara at 39 weeks' gestation using intravaginal… (More)

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@article{Bennett1997UterineRD, title={Uterine rupture during induction of labor at term with intravaginal misoprostol.}, author={Bronwyn Bennett}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1997}, volume={89 5 Pt 2}, pages={832-3} }