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The aim of the study is to find out whether conservative treatment - expectant management or medical therapy using misoprostol is beneficial in the case of uterine residua, and which treatment is better.
Retained products of conception are estimated to occur after approximately 1-6% of pregnancies, probably more often after termination of early pregnancies then after term pregnancy. Complication are abdominal pain, infection, bleeding and for the long term - intrauterine adhesions.Blood clots in the uterine cavity can cause similar complications. The definitive treatment is curettage or hysteroscopy, both of which are carried out under general anesthesia and require an operating theater. Although expectant management and uterotonic drugs are practically used in such situation, they are not described in the literature.This study compare between the outcome of misoprostol treatment and expectant management in the case of intrauterine residua after completion of pregnancy.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
HaEmek medical center
Not yet recruiting
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:15-0400
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Inflation of a balloon catheter within the uterine cavity to control UTERINE HEMORRHAGE.
Measurement or recording of contraction activity of the uterine muscle. It is used to determine progress of LABOR, OBSTETRIC and assess status of pregnancy. It is also used in conjunction with FETAL MONITORING to determine fetal response to stress of maternal uterine contractions.
Pathological processes of the UTERINE CERVIX.
Tumors or cancer of the UTERINE CERVIX.
Loss or destruction of the epithelial lining of the UTERINE CERVIX.
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