PPROM


PPROM
• preterm premature rupture of fetal membranes

Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations. 2014.

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  • Amniotic fluid — or liquor amnii is the nourishing and protecting liquid contained by the amnion of a pregnant woman. The amnion grows and begins to fill, mainly with water, around two weeks after fertilization. After a further 10 weeks the liquid contains… …   Wikipedia

  • Premature rupture of membranes — (PROM) is a condition which occurs in pregnancy when the amniotic sac ruptures more than an hour before the onset of labor. PROM is prolonged when it occurs more than 18 hours before labor. PROM is preterm (PPROM) when it occurs before 37 weeks… …   Wikipedia

  • Poche des eaux — En obstétrique, le terme poche des eaux désigne la partie des membranes ovulaires (amnios et chorion) qui contient le liquide amniotique dans lequel baigne l embryon puis le fœtus jusqu à l accouchement ; la poche des eaux est directement… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rupture of membranes — (ROM) or amniorrhexis is a term used during pregnancy to describe a rupture of the amniotic sac.[1] Normally, or spontaneously ,[2] it occurs at full term at the onset of, or during, labor. This is colloquially known as breaking water. A… …   Wikipedia

  • Mercer protocol — The Mercer protocol is a common regimen for antibiotic prophylaxis in the context of preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM) during pregnancy, when immediate delivery is contraindicated due to known or suspected fetal lung immaturity. It… …   Wikipedia

  • Чириков, Михаил Николаевич — В Википедии есть статьи о других людях с такой фамилией, см. Чириков. Микаэль Чириков Михаил Николаевич Чириков Дата рождения: 1967 год(1967) …   Википедия


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