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cytotec foley

S Bojinova, K Porozhanova
The authors describe a case of terminating a second trimester pregnancy in 21 gestational weeks with use of Prostin 15 M. The patient come to the clinic in 21 gestational week with spontaneous rupture of the liquid amnii 72 hours ago, without any contractions and cervical dilatation. The foetus has breech presentation. From the ultrasound investment the fetal weight is measured to be around 380 grams and it has been confirmed that the liquid is less than normal. The woman refuse the use of Foley catheter. We induce the delivery with 10 E Oxytocin intravenously and with Cytotec by vaginal and per oral way (3 tablets equal to 600 micrograms) but there was no effect...
2013: Akusherstvo i Ginekologii︠a︡
Ellen L Mozurkewich, Julie L Chilimigras, Deborah R Berman, Uma C Perni, Vivian C Romero, Valerie J King, Kristie L Keeton
BACKGROUND: Rates of labour induction are increasing. We conducted this systematic review to assess the evidence supporting use of each method of labour induction. METHODS: We listed methods of labour induction then reviewed the evidence supporting each. We searched MEDLINE and the Cochrane Library between 1980 and November 2010 using multiple terms and combinations, including labor, induced/or induction of labor, prostaglandin or prostaglandins, misoprostol, Cytotec, 16,16,-dimethylprostaglandin E2 or E2, dinoprostone; Prepidil, Cervidil, Dinoprost, Carboprost or hemabate; prostin, oxytocin, misoprostol, membrane sweeping or membrane stripping, amniotomy, balloon catheter or Foley catheter, hygroscopic dilators, laminaria, dilapan, saline injection, nipple stimulation, intercourse, acupuncture, castor oil, herbs...
2011: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
O A Adeniji, A Oladokun, O Olayemi, O I Adeniji, A A Odukogbe, O Ogunbode, C O Aimakhu, A O Omigbodun, A O Ilesanmi
The object of this study was to compare the effectiveness of the intravaginal Misoprostol and transcervical Foley catheters as pre-induction cervical ripening agents, to estimate the proportion of patients achieving vaginal delivery and to compare the complications of labour and foetal outcome between the two groups. The study was a prospective, randomised study of pregnant women, with singleton pregnancies who presented for antenatal care and delivery at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Nigeria...
February 2005: Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology: the Journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
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