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Successful Term Pregnancy in a Second Trimester Female with Urosepsis: A Case Report.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
JOURNAL FOR CLINICAL AND DIAGNOSTIC RESEARCH
2249-782X
Publisher
JCDR Research and Publications
Publication Date
Volume
9
Issue
7
Identifiers
DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/12932.6155
PMID: 26393171
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

Urolithiasis means calculus in urinary system. It is a rare condition in pregnancy which can have devastating results for the mother in the form of pyonephrosis and septicaemia and to the foetus in the form of IUGR and prematurity. This is a rare case report of a 27-year old female patient who presented with perinephric abscess and hydronephrosis at 22 weeks of pregnancy. With proper evaluation and management, pregnancy continued till term with good perinatal outcome.

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