Obstetrics and Gynaecology Cases - ReviewsISSN: 2377-9004


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410237

Case Report on the Successful Management of Listeria monocytogenes Infection in the Third Trimester of Pregnancy


Article Type: Case Report | First Published: March 30, 2023

Listeria monocytogenes (LM) is a motile Gram-positive facultative anaerobe, which is primarily transmitted to humans through consumption of contaminated food. Examples include ready-to-eat meals, dairy products like milk and soft cheeses, cold meats and vegetables. In pregnant women, illness caused by LM infection, listeriosis, may occur asymptomatically or it may present with vague flu-like and/or gastrointestinal symptoms....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410235

Management of Cervical Stenosis - Mechanical Dilatation Adjunct with Hormonal Therapy

Wong Pui Ying, MBChB, MRCOG and Yu Chun Hung, MBChB, MRCOG, FHKCOG, FHKAM (Obstetrics and Gynaecology), Cert HKCOG (Urogynaecology)

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: March 17, 2023

Madam C was a 39-year-old primiparous lady having history of one IVF pregnancy delivered by Caesarean section (CS). She was found cervical intra-epithelial neoplasm (CIN) 2-3 with loop electro-excision procedure (LEEP) performed 6 months after her delivery. 1.8 cm-thick, 2 cm-wide cervix was resected and diagnosed CIN 1....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410234

Successful Management of Intractable Supraventricular Tachycardia in Pregnancy

Ernalyn Joy R Endaya, M.D

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: March 17, 2023

Pregnancy is a complex state in a woman's life. It is associated with anatomical and physiologic changes that greatly affect not only the mother but the living fetus inside her womb. This is a case of a 22-year-old woman at 36 5/7 weeks age of gestation presented with intractable tachycardia. The patient presented at the emergency room in cardiorespiratory distress in conjunction with preterm labor. The dilemma of the management would be thoroughly discussed in consideration of the present mater...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410233

Can a Specific 3.6:1 Myoinositol (1100 mg) to D-chiro-inositol (300 mg) Ratio-Based Food Supplement Increase Pregnancy Rates in Advanced Age Conception? A Series of Case Reports

Jorge Iranzo-Sola, Clara Limonta-Bonitto, Bibiana Rodríguez-Jiménez and Silvia Tapiador- Albertos

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: March 09, 2023

Over the last decades, there has been a progressive delay in the mean maternal age of childbirth in industrialized countries due to multifactorial causes. The proportion of women giving birth for the first time at 35 years or older is now higher than decades ago. Pregnancy in this age group is considered advanced age pregnancy. As age increases, there is a rising risk of infertility, mainly due to the inability to conceive, as well as gestational and perinatal complications, which can potentiall...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2377-9004/1410232

A Case Report on Successful Management of Complete Placenta Previa with Internal Iliac Artery Ligation

Nalini Thiruvengadam and Kavitha Gautham

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: February 10, 2023

Placenta previa is a complex and extremely challenging scenario as it may result in serious life-threatening conditions like postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). In this case report we present a 32-year-old Primi with 37 weeks of gestational age who approached a multispeciality private hospital at Chennai with complaints of bleeding per vagina around 32 weeks. The Ultrasonogram finding revealed type- 3 placenta previa posterior and the patient was hospitalized. The concise steps taken in the managemen...

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