It is also part of spectrum of diseases that make up pelvic inflammatory disease endometritis is divided into acute and chronic forms. Endometritis usually results from streptococcal, staphylococcal, gonococcal, or some other infection reaching the uterus after an abortion or complicated childbirth. Puerperal endometritis article about puerperal endometritis. Puerperio, endometritis puerperal, hospital general. Apr 20, 2015 definition endometritis is an inflammation or irritation of the lining of the uterus the endometrium. Endometritis is inflammation of the inner lining of the uterus endometrium. Definition endometritis is an inflammation or irritation of the lining of the uterus the endometrium. Endometritis puerperal ginecologia y obstetricia manual. Causes endometritis is caused by an infection in the uterus. Symptoms are uterine tenderness, abdominal or pelvic pain, fever, malaise, and sometimes discharge. Puerperal endometritis is the second leading cause of maternal death. Puerperal endometritis is uterine infection, typically caused by bacteria ascending from the lower genital or gi tract. Fiebre intraparto puerperal 27 7 16 medicinafetalbarcelona. It is the most common cause of infection after childbirth.
Endometritis puerperal por bacteroides del grupo fragilis. Treatment is with broadspectrum antibiotics eg, clindamycin plus gentamicin. In a study of 55 antibioticnaive women with welldefined puerperal endometritis who had endometrial cultures obtained with a triplelumen catheter to reduce the risk of contamination from organisms on the cervix, more than one organism was recovered in 80 percent of cases. Endometritis aguda secundaria a parto, cesarea, legrado, diu. Endometritis inflammation of the endometriumthe mucous membrane of the uterus. Puerperal endometritis gynecology and obstetrics msd. A reproductive system with endometritis a reproductive system with growth of endometriosis 5. Puerperal endometritis gynecology and obstetrics merck.628 1327 1486 590 1370 752 1155 1107 789 1532 133 1396 537 853 98 441 1096 1383 548 499 138 1231 1262 546 1100 362 325 568 962 755 1017 1461 48