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RMJ. 2020; 45(2): 443-446


Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor

Shabana Bano Soomro, Rabail Soomro, Shabnam Naz Shaikh, Tanveer Akhtar, Ahmed Bux Shaikh, Shazia Parveen Shaikh.

Abstract
Objective To determine the frequency of feto-maternal complications among the cases referred to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor.
Methodology: This descriptive study was conducted at Departments of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana from January 1 to June 30, 2019. A total of 120 cases referred to emergency after unsuccessful trial of labor were included in the study. Personal details and present symptomatology were recorded.
Results: The average age of the patients was 26.704.39 years. Fever was the most common complication found in 64.2% patients, followed by shock in 55.8% and PPH in 49.2%. Oligohydramnios was observed in 37.5%, APH in 21.7% and uterine rupture in 6.7%. Low Apgar score was observed in 38.3% neonates, meconium staining in 33.3%, IUGR in 30.8% and there were 15.8% deaths.
Conclusion: Frequent maternal morbidity and its association with adverse perinatal outcome, suggests the need for tertiary care in developing for both mother and baby, along with provision of skilled birth attendant at doorstep will be an ideal solution.

Key words: Feto-maternal complications, Oligohydramnios, Uterine rupture.


 
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Soomro SB, Soomro R, Shaikh SN, Akhtar T, Shaikh AB, Shaikh SP. Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. RMJ. 2020; 45(2): 443-446.


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Soomro SB, Soomro R, Shaikh SN, Akhtar T, Shaikh AB, Shaikh SP. Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. http://www.rmj.org.pk/?mno=58775 [Access: May 10, 2020].


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Soomro SB, Soomro R, Shaikh SN, Akhtar T, Shaikh AB, Shaikh SP. Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. RMJ. 2020; 45(2): 443-446.



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Soomro SB, Soomro R, Shaikh SN, Akhtar T, Shaikh AB, Shaikh SP. Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. RMJ. (2020), [cited May 10, 2020]; 45(2): 443-446.



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Soomro, S. B., Soomro, . R., Shaikh, . S. N., Akhtar, . T., Shaikh, . A. B. & Shaikh, . S. P. (2020) Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. RMJ, 45 (2), 443-446.



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Soomro, Shabana Bano, Rabail Soomro, Shabnam Naz Shaikh, Tanveer Akhtar, Ahmed Bux Shaikh, and Shazia Parveen Shaikh. 2020. Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. Rawal Medical Journal, 45 (2), 443-446.



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Soomro, Shabana Bano, Rabail Soomro, Shabnam Naz Shaikh, Tanveer Akhtar, Ahmed Bux Shaikh, and Shazia Parveen Shaikh. "Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor." Rawal Medical Journal 45 (2020), 443-446.



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Soomro, Shabana Bano, Rabail Soomro, Shabnam Naz Shaikh, Tanveer Akhtar, Ahmed Bux Shaikh, and Shazia Parveen Shaikh. "Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor." Rawal Medical Journal 45.2 (2020), 443-446. Print.



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Soomro, S. B., Soomro, . R., Shaikh, . S. N., Akhtar, . T., Shaikh, . A. B. & Shaikh, . S. P. (2020) Frequency of feto-maternal complications among referral cases to Shaikh Zaid Women Hospital, Larkana after unsuccessful trial of labor. Rawal Medical Journal, 45 (2), 443-446.








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