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Flashcards in Reproduction Deck (18):
1

Is warfarin contraindicated in breastfeeding?

No

2

Is labetalol contraindicated in breast feeding?

No

3

Is tetracycline contraindicated in breastfeeding?

Yes
Can cause discolouration of infants teeth

4

Is amoxicillin contraindicated in breastfeeding?

No

5

Is amitriptyline contraindicated in breastfeeding?

No

6

What investigation os first line for heavy menstrual bleeding?

FBC - check for anaemia

7

What is the most appropriate investigation for intermenstrual and postcoital bleeding?

Endocervical swab for chlamydia

8

What investigations are essential for diagnosing HELLP in pre-eclampsia?

FBC
U and Es
LFTs

9

What happens to maternal BP during pregnancy?

Decreases in 2nd trimester, reining to prepregnancy level by the 3rd trimester

10

In what way do CO and GRF change during pregnancy?

Increase by 30-50%

11

In what way does erythropoiesis change during pregnancy?

Increases by 25%
Hb reduced by dilution

12

Diagnosis: Foetal distress with relatively small intrapartum bleed following rupture of membranes

Vasa Praevia

13

Which drug can reduce the contraceptive efficacy of the COCP?

Phenytoin --> induces liver enzymes

14

What is the most appropriate oral treatment for endometriosis?

COCP (any treatment that reduces menstruation)

15

When should folic acid supplementation be taken in pregnancy?

Early pregnancy (before closure of neural tube)

16

When should vitamin D supplementation be taken in pregnancy?

Throughout pregnancy and during breastfeeding (prevents rickets in the newborn)

17

When should ferrous sulphate be taken in pregnancy?

If iron deficiency anaemia is present

18

Organism: Does not stain gram stain, intracellular, produces elementary bodies and reticulate bodies during reproductive cycle, diagnosed by PCR

Chlamydia trachomatis