Embolism, Amniotic Fluid

Known as: Amniotic fluid embolism, unspecified as to episode of care, amniotic fluid embolus, Embolisms, Amniotic Fluid 
Acute hypotension or cardiac arrest, acute hypoxia or coagulopathy in the absence of any other potential explanation related to the presence of… (More)
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1947-2018
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND The first case report to describe amniotic fluid embolism that appeared in 1926 in Basil-Medico is translated from… (More)
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2008
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2008
OBJECTIVE Amniotic fluid embolism (AFE) is a condition occurring during delivery that can lead to severe maternal morbidity and… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Septic and amniotic fluid emboli are rare sources of pulmonary embolism (PE), so the present study sought to elucidate… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE The United Kingdom Amniotic Fluid Embolism Register was established to identify the incidence of the condition and… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the potential role of immunologic mechanisms that involve mast cell degranulation (anaphylaxis) or… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine whether fetal exposure to intra-amniotic inflammation and a systemic fetal… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To examine the risk factors and pregnancy outcomes associated with 53 cases of amniotic fluid embolism that occurred in… (More)
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1998
1998
The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether serological assays and immunohistochemical staining, employing antibody TKH-2… (More)
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1985
1985
Amniotic fluid embolism is one of the least frequent complications of parturition, but the most dangerous of all. 38 cases of… (More)
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1984
1984
A 30-year-old woman died with massive pulmonary microvascular leukostasis immediately after cesarean hysterectomy. We postulated… (More)
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