Preterm premature rupture of membranes (disorder)

Known as: Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes, PRETERM PREMATURE RUPTURE OF THE MEMBRANES, Preterm Premature Rupture of Membrane 
Spontaneous rupture of fetal membranes that occurs before the onset of labor and before 37 weeks.(NICHD)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
This paper is the first in a three-part series on preterm birth, which is the leading cause of perinatal morbidity and mortality… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Antibiotic administration has become part of the standard of care for patients with preterm premature rupture of… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Premature rupture of membranes (PROM) is caused by collagen damage in the chorioamniotic sac leading to tearing… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Preterm premature rupture of membranes is the rupture of membranes during pregnancy before 37 weeks' gestation. It occurs in 3… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Preterm premature rupture of the membranes (PPROM) is responsible for one-third of all preterm births and affects 120,000… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Three main conditions explain preterm birth: medically indicated (iatrogenic) preterm birth (25%; 18.7-35.2%), preterm premature… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether failure of physiologic transformation of the spiral arteries occurs… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE Thrombin, originally discovered as a coagulation factor, is a multifunctional protease capable of inducing myometrial… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE Our objective was to determine the relative importance of demographic characteristics, clinical risk factors, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to find out whether patients delivered preterm because of preterm labor or preterm premature rupture of… (More)
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