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Sepsis in pregnancy 

Sepsis in pregnancy
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Sepsis in pregnancy
Author(s):

Stergios K. Doumouchtsis

, and S. Arulkumaran

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199651382.003.0007
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date: 23 August 2019

This chapter discusses sepsis in pregnancy, and outlines the causes, risk factors, symptoms, investigations, and management of maternal sepsis and postpartum infections such as endometritis, septic pelvic thrombophlebitis, urinary tract infections, mastitis and breast abscess, and wound and episiotomy infection.

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