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Medical emergencies in pregnancy 

Medical emergencies in pregnancy
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Medical emergencies in pregnancy
Author(s):

Stergios K. Doumouchtsis

, and S. Arulkumaran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651382.003.0002
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date: 22 August 2019

This chapter outlines medical emergencies in pregnancy. It discusses the guidelines for resuscitation in pregnancy, abdominal pain, headache and generally feeling unwell, convulsions, chest pain and discomfort, breathlessness and difficulties in breathing, jaundice and obstetric cholestasis, and diarrhoea.

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