Uterine rupture a retrospective analysis of referral cases at a tertiary care centre in Kanpur city

Seema Dwivedi, Anil Kumar


Background: Uterine rupture a retrospective analysis of referral cases at a tertiary care centre in Kanpur city.

Method: Observational study was conducted on 40 patients admitted Upper India Sugar Exchange Maternity Hospital, Kanpur.

Result: Majority of patients presented with rupture uterus belongs to age group 30-35 years were multigravida came from rural setup and were unbooked among patients with lower segment rupture, 66.7% needed operative hysterectomy while 33% needed rent repair alone and were treated successfully.

Conclusion: Uterine rupture is a catastrophic complication associated with high fetal and maternal morbidity and mortality.


Previous ceasarean scar, Obstructed labour hysterectomy

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