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Prehospital preterm difficult breech delivery – two case reports

  • DUBRAVKO HABEK1

1,University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University Hospital „Sveti Duh“ Zagreb

DOI: 10.22514/SV102.122015.12 Vol.10,Issue 2,December 2015 pp.186-191

Published: 14 December 2015

*Corresponding Author(s): DUBRAVKO HABEK E-mail: dubravko.habek@os.t-com.hr

Abstract

We report on two cases of prehospital initiated precipitated preterm deliveries with breech presentation, which were completed at the hospital. Case 1 involved a precipitated breech delivery in a multipara, and case 2 an unrecognizeddizygotic (diamniotic, dichorionic) twin pregnancy, with precipitated preterm breech delivery of the first twin, in a multipara.

Keywords

breech delivery, emergency

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DUBRAVKO HABEK. Prehospital preterm difficult breech delivery – two case reports. Signa Vitae. 2015. 10(2);186-191.

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