Disease Information for Uterus atony/parturition

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Sudden death postpartum
Female Genital Pain/Tenderness
Uterine/Adenexal Pain
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Multiparous/pregnant
Patient/Parous
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult Aged Only
Population/Adult/all
Population/Female
Population/Female-only/limit
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Postpartum hemorrhage
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Uterus involvement/disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Risk pregnancy/Difficult delivery
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Ergonovine (Gynergen)
Definition

Uterine atony-the relaxation of uterus.inability of the uterus to contract after delivery.This is the major cause of post partum hemorrhage.

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