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Complications of Miscarriage

Complications of Miscarriage

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ComplicationsComplicationsof Miscarriageof Miscarriage
By: Maria Yves LorraineBy: Maria Yves LorraineMagbagMagbag
With a complete spontaneous miscarriage,serious or fatal hemorrhage is rare. With anincomplete miscarriage or in a woman whodevelops an accompanying coagulationdefect, major hemorrhage is a possibility.Vaginal bleeding can occur frequently inthe first trimester of pregnancy and may notbe a sign of problems. But bleeding thatoccurs in the second and third trimester of pregnancy can often be a sign of a possiblecomplication
Bleeding can be caused by anumber of reasons.
What to beWhat to bedone?done?
Monitor vital signsMonitor vital signs
immediately position a woman flat andimmediately position a woman flat andmassage the uterine fundus to aidmassage the uterine fundus to aidcontractions.contractions.
A need for D & C or suction curettage toA need for D & C or suction curettage toempty the uterus of the material that isempty the uterus of the material that ispreventing it from contracting andpreventing it from contracting andachieving homeostasis.achieving homeostasis.
A transfusion may be necessaryA transfusion may be necessary
Direct replacement of fibrinogen orDirect replacement of fibrinogen oranother clotting factoranother clotting factor

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