Postpartum endometritis or inflammation of the uterus after childbirth

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Births to women themselves a lot of stress and an incredible burden for the body, after which the successful outcome even if the female body will recover about 2 months. Unfortunately, statistics show that nearly 40% of women after childbirth face a variety of complications, of which the most common are: postpartum haemorrhage, subinvoljutcija (slow reverse development) of the uterus, and postpartum endometritis in which the inflamed mucosa uterus.

Inflammation of the uterus after childbirth or postpartum endometritis can occur for various reasons. It cesarean section, or prolonged labor, birth trauma of the mother or a long dry period, a violation of aseptic or antiseptic. Terms and conditions for the development of endometritis creates and placenta previa, sometimes leading to bleeding.

Dysmenorrhea occurs 2-4 days after birth. In its current, inflammation of the mucous membrane of the uterus may be mild, moderate, and severe form of the disease. Often there are abortive and erased form.

When inflammation of the uterus after delivery, for 6-12 hours appears a temperature of 38 degrees, and a rapid pulse. The uterus at this time enlarged and painful. All 12 days postpartum vaginal blood remain. Sometimes develops lohiometra manifested in delayed release of the uterus. In severe forms of inflammation may be a purulent resorptive fever with headache, weakness, sleep disorders. All this is accompanied by pain in the uterus, and purulent lohiyami with ihoroznym smell. There is a shift in lohiometra pyometra. Often, patients develop anemia.

In any case, in the diagnosis of inflammation of the uterus after childbirth, need complex therapy. The most important thing right forward maximum impact on the uterus as the source of infection. It is necessary to carry out scraping secretions curette or vacuum aspiration. If you can spend copious expansion of the cervical canal to drain the pus was, as well as washing the uterine cavity with solutions of antibiotics and antiseptics to reduce the absorption of toxins and waste products. Now it offers a modern treatment of postpartum endometritis, which is called "enzymatic curettage", which consists in treating the walls of the uterus enzymes that are able to dissolve the dead tissue.

Basically the same treatment when there is an inflammation of the uterus after childbirth remains antibiotic therapy with a combination of 2-3 with maximal doses of antibiotics which are administered by injection. The issue of breastfeeding in this case is solved strictly individually. In addition to antibiotic therapy, and other measures carried out when the intravenous medicinal liquid using ozonated solutions.

Eliminating the risk of purulent-inflammatory diseases after birth, doctors still under the supervision of pregnant women to carry some risk of infection. Women who find themselves at risk of caesarean section, with the appearance of inflammatory complications immediately administered antibiotics. Also, women at risk of prescribed ultrasound examination to exclude the development of postpartum endometritis.