Septic abortion

What is Septic abortion?

Septic abortion is a type of spontaneous abortion.Its associated with fever and infection-other causes can be Acute Renal disease,Peritonitis,DIC,Septicemic Shock,Electrolyte Imbalance.The Investigations include Complete Blood Count,BT CT,Ser.Fibrinogen,Coagulation Profile,Blood culture,High Vaginal swab for culture. in Severe cases of septic abortion its advice to go for a Hysterectomy.

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i had undergone dilatation n evacuation 10 days back... usg shwed no rpoc m gettng fever for last 2 days n lower pain abdomen ...usg now...

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Hello Saloni,

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From the look of things you are probably having a post-abortive infection or septic abortion. Free fluid in...

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Hi, I am delay for a week now. Just done a pregnancy test and it is positive. Unfortunately I am not in the position to carry this pregnancy for...

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you should not use any non medical things for abortion as that can end in septic abortion which can be life threatening,
before using the...

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My girl friend holds 5 to 6 weeks pregnancy. We had medical supervision for an abortion. The medical officer has given us Mifeprin Kit...

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Since you are not married , you don't have any choice so go according to your doctor's advise.Medical abortion can...

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