Table of Contents
ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 591760, 2 pages
Case Report

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy following Induced Second Trimester Curettage Abortion

1Department of OBGYN, St. Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center, 326 West 64th Street, Chicago, IL 60621, USA
2Department of OBGYN, Roseland Community Hospital, 45 W 111th Street, Chicago, IL 60628, USA

Received 27 August 2010; Accepted 4 October 2010

Academic Editors: R.-J. Chen and M. Friedrich

Copyright © 2011 Paulami Guha. 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.

Linked References

  1. K. Pazol, S. B. Gamble, W. Y. Parker, D. A. Cook, S. B. Zane, and S. Hamdan, “Abortion surveillance—United States, 2006,” MMWR. Surveillance Summaries, vol. 58, no. 8, pp. 1–35, 2009. View at Google Scholar
  2. F. B. Taylor Jr., C.-H. Toh, W. K. Hoots, H. Wada, and M. Levi, “Towards definition, clinical and laboratory criteria, and a scoring system for disseminated intravascular coagulation: on behalf of the scientific subcommittee on Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haematostasis (ISTH),” Thrombosis and Haemostasis, vol. 86, no. 5, pp. 1327–1330, 2001. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. M. Brozovic, “Acquired disorders of blood coagulation,” in Haemostasis and Thrombosis, A. L. Bloom and D. P. Thomas, Eds., pp. 640–645, Churchill Livingstone, New York, NY, USA, 1981. View at Google Scholar
  4. C. Haslett, E. R. Chilvers, N. A. Boon, N. Colledge, and J. A. Hunter, Davidson's Principles and Practice of Medicine, Churchill Livingstone., New York, NY, USA, 19th edition, 2002.