well there are few known causes of post partum death. instantly are compications of pregnancy , eg large amount of blood loss , infections . DIC in which there is abnormal clotting mechanism . later DVT causes migation of blood clots to lungs . post partum cardiomyopathy in which heart gets weaker and patient dies in months of arrest or abnormal rhythms
Answered: Tue, 2 Aug 2011
I find this answer helpful
1 Doctor agrees with this answer
You found this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer.
For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]