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Delivery of placenta before baby in ruptured uterus

N Ameh
MA Abdul
D Haggai


An unusual case of ruptured uterus characterized by spontaneous delivery of the placenta while the foetus is retained in the abdomen is presented. The management and prevention of ruptured uterus in Sub- Saharan Africa is discussed.

Key Words: Delivery of placenta, ruptured uterus

Annals of African Medicine Vol.3(3) 2004: 144-145

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eISSN: 1596-3519