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Uterine Inversion

When ? inverts into ? cavity. Usually follows traction on ?, 1/20,000 delivs. ?, pain and profound ? normal. Brief attempt to ? push fundus up via ?. If imposs, ?? given and replacement done w ?
pressure of warm ? into vagina

fundus
uterine
placenta
haemorrhage
shock
immediately
vagina
GA
hydrostatic
saline

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Epileptiform Seizures

Most commonly due to mat ?
or ?, can also be ? of any cause. ? cleared w suction and ?? given. CPR. Pt prevented from ? self.

? normally stops fit at first. Assume ? is cause until excluded by examination/lab findings. ? ? only for eclamptic seizure. Diazepam otherwise.

epilepsy
eclampsia
hypoxia
airway
O2
hurting

diazepam
eclampsia
mag sulphate

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Local Anaesthetic Toxicity

? doses or inadvertent ?? doses can cause transient ?, ? and ? consequences, usually -> ? ?. Prevention most important, trt w ? and ? until effects wear off.

excessive
IV
resp, cardiac, neuro
cardiac arrest
resus
intubation

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Massive Antepartum Haemorrhage

Appreciate blood loss may be ?, replacement of ? and cessation of ? required, trt coagulopathy (???), ? fetus and prevent further ?.

internal
normovolaemia
bleeding
DIC
deliver
bleeding

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