rupture of uterus


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rupture of uterus

A rare condition in which the uterine muscles are torn apart by the stresses of unrelieved obstructed labor, the parting of an old cesarean delivery scar, or aggressive induction or augmentation of labor. cephalopelvic disproportion; induction of labor;
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Rupture of uterus was seen in 2 cases, in which oxytocin was given prior by practioners to relieve dystocia.
If we analyze the present rupture there is possibility that the previous operating surgeon might have taken fundal incision during caesarian section due to technical reasons and it could be the cause for antenatal rupture of uterus.
Spontaneous rupture of uterus in the bitch at parturition with evisceration of puppy intestine--a case report.