Puerperal Infection

Known as: Infection, Puerperal, Puerperal Infections, Puerperal Infection [Disease/Finding] 
An infection occurring in PUERPERIUM, the period of 6-8 weeks after giving birth.
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1936-2017
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The rate of elective primary cesarean delivery continues to rise, owing in part to the widespread perception that the… (More)
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2005
2005
The clinical value of information on the risk of future psychiatric illness in women who have experienced puerperal (post-partum… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether meconium-stained amniotic fluid is associated with puerperal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE Puerperal psychosis, an episode of mania or psychosis precipitated by childbirth, follows approximately one in 1,000… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
An epidemiological study of risk factors for postpartal ovarian disturbances was carried out on 334 high-yielding dairy cows in 6… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE Our objective was to compare prospectively the abilities of MR imaging, CT, and sonography to reveal puerperal septic… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVE The postpartum period has typically been considered a time of heightened vulnerability for development of affective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
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  • 1993
OBJECTIVE To assess whether cervical cerclage in women deemed to be at increased risk of cervical incompetence prolongs pregnancy… (More)
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1992
1992
We describe two patients with life-threatening puerperal infection due to group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus. Each patient had… (More)
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1984
1984
The effect of cervical suture on pregnancy outcome was studied in 194 women with a high risk (approximately 30%) of having a late… (More)
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