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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 285846, 4 pages
Massive Secondary Postpartum Hemorrhage with Uterine Artery Pseudoaneurysm after Cesarean Section
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, 35100 İzmir, Turkey
Received 22 February 2013; Accepted 17 March 2013
Academic Editors: G. Capobianco, M. Geary, and L. Sentilhes
Copyright © 2013 Ahmet Ozgur Yeniel 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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