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Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2015, Article ID 451247, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/451247
Case Report

Gonococcal Chorioamnionitis with Antepartum Fetal Death In Utero

1Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, CHU Jean Verdier, Université Paris XIII, avenue du 14 Juillet, 93 Bondy, Bobigny, France
2Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, CHI Montreuil, 56 boulevard de la Boissière, 93100 Montreuil, France

Received 5 March 2015; Accepted 25 May 2015

Academic Editor: Sudha Salhan

Copyright © 2015 B. Coutanceau 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.

Abstract

We report the case of a patient who developed gonococcal chorioamnionitis resulting in stillbirth at 28 + 4 weeks of pregancy. As this infection is rare and potentially serious, questions remain regarding occurrence and screening for Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection.