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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 951480, 3 pages
Sudden Death of a Pregnant Woman in Third Trimester with No Risk Factor
1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, 45030 Manisa, Turkey
2Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, 45030 Manisa, Turkey
3Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, 45030 Manisa, Turkey
Received 20 September 2012; Accepted 7 October 2012
Academic Editors: V. Dandolu, Y. Purwosunu, and E. Shalev
Copyright © 2012 Asli Goker et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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