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Attempted Vaginal Birth with Subsequent Uterine Rupture
Attempted Vaginal Birth with Subsequent Uterine Rupture

This medical exhibit depicts an attempted vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC) delivery with a subsequent uterine rupture (ruptured uterus). Shows the fetus within the uterine wall (in utero), with the placenta, umbilical cord and an incision scar from a previous cesarean section. Shows the nurse applying fundal pressure to the womb causing the infant's head to protrude through the scar tissue of the uterus, with massive hemorrhaging and placental abruption.

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Last Updated: Mar 5th, 2020

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