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223 Possible Causes for Puerperal Infection

  • Streptococcal Infection

    The benefit of immunoglobulins in management of puerperal GAS infections is unclear.[journals.lww.com] We describe the characteristics of non-epidemic intrapartum or puerperal GAS infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] GBS disease spectrum and Co-morbidities GBS is a frequent cause of puerperal infections including pneumonia, sepsis, meningitis, amnionitis and endometritis.[intechopen.com]

  • Skin Infection

    Puerperal fever - uterus is infected C. Surgical scarlet fever - surgical wound is infected D. Myositis - muscle is destroyed E.[atsu.edu] ), scarlet fever, puerperal fever, streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, strep throat, tonsillitis, and other upper respiratory infections.[mrsaidblog.com] MM 189-205; ID 349-366 STREPTOCOCCAL SKIN INFECTIONS NAME OF DISEASE : 1. Invasive (cellulitis) a. Erysipelas b. Puerperal fever c. Surgical scarlet fever d. Myositis e.[atsu.edu]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Among healthy women, abnormal flora was associated with PROM (19.4% vs 7.5%, P   .02) and chorioamnionitis/puerperal infection (11.9% vs 0.8%, P   .001).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Among women with GDM, abnormal flora was associated with PROM (32.1% vs 10.0%, P   .001), premature delivery (17.7% vs 6.3%, P   .04), and chorioamnionitis/puerperal infection[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] infection (19.4% vs 4.5%, P   .001), macrosomia (9.7% vs 4.0%, P   .04), neonatal hypoglycemia (5.4% vs 1.0%, P   .02), and neonatal referral (15.1% vs 6.5%, P   .008).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cesarean Section

    infection) or (surgical infection) or (puerperal disorders)).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Puerperal or postpartum fever and sepsis Cesarean delivery is the single most important risk factor for postpartum infection .[healthline.com] […] databases using the following descriptors: (postpartum period) and (cesarean section or natural childbirth) and ((morbidity or mortality) or (postpartum hemorrhage) or (puerperal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus

    A cluster of 5 patients with puerperal infection due to group A beta hemolytic streptococcus (GABHS) is described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Puerperal fever - uterus is infected C. Surgical scarlet fever - surgical wound is infected D. Myositis - muscle is destroyed E.[atsu.edu] On rare occasions, it has been implicated as a cause of puerperal fever, erysipelas, scarlet fever, tonsillitis, and septicemia (1, 2).[annals.org]

  • Puerperal Mastitis

    Published: 27/10/2016 Updated: 22/11/2018 Edited by: Top Doctors It is called puerperal mastitis infection that breast tissue (glandular parenchyma cell tissue or lymph vessels[topdoctors.es] Am J Obstet Gynecol 146: 938, 1983 15 Monga M, Oshiro BT: Puerperal infections.[glowm.com] Keywords Mastitis Pneumococcal infection Puerperal mastitis Streptococcus pneumoniae Pneumococcal vaccine Introduction Puerperal mastitis occurs most commonly during the first[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com]

  • Anaerobic Streptococcus

    Read More puerperal fever In puerperal fever …commonly producing this infection are Streptococcus pyogenes ; staphylococci (inhabitants of the skin and of pimples, carbuncles[britannica.com] ), scarlet fever, puerperal fever, streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, strep throat, tonsillitis, and other upper respiratory infections.[mrsaidblog.com] Other serious GABHS infections include septicemia, puerperal sepsis, endocarditis, pneumonia, and empyema.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Wound Infection

    Semmelweis (Austrian obstetrician, 1818-1865) demonstrated a fivefold reduction in puerperal sepsis by hand washing between performing postmortem examinations and entering[emedicine.medscape.com] Koch (Professor of Hygiene and Microbiology, Berlin, 1843-1910) first recognized the cause of infective foci as secondary to microbial growth in his 19th century postulates[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Phlegmasia Alba Dolens

    […] following delivery O86.8 Other specified puerperal infections O86.81 Puerperal septic thrombophlebitis O86.89 Other specified puerperal infections O87 Venous complications[icd10data.com] Infection of kidney following delivery O86.22 Infection of bladder following delivery O86.29 Other urinary tract infection following delivery O86.4 Pyrexia of unknown origin[icd10data.com] […] phlebitis NOS Puerperal thrombosis NOS deep O87.1 pelvic O87.1 White - see also condition leg, puerperal, postpartum, childbirth O87.1 ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O87.1 O86.21[icd10data.com]

  • Retroperitoneal Abscess

    Recent case reports describe variation in the course of the disease and management options for puerperal retroperitoneal infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Puerperal retroperitoneal abscess caused by C. difficile can present with minimal symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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