DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20183359

Successful management of total placenta previa with placenta accreta presenting with massive obstetric hemorrhage: A case report

Sairem Mangolnganbi Chanu, Biswajit Dey, Samarjit Dey, Khairul Hadi, Nalini Sharma, Vandana Raphael

Abstract


Placenta previa and placenta accreta are important causes of serious fetal and maternal morbidity and even mortality necessitating hysterectomy. We report a case of total placenta previa with accreta in a 39-year-old female in the 32+2 weeks of pregnancy with successful delivery by cesarean. However, hysterectomy was performed to control postpartum hemorrhage.


Keywords


Hemorrhage, Hysterectomy, Placenta

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