Chorioamnionitis and appendiceal abscess. A case report.
A rare case occurred of chorioamnionitis complicating a smoldering periappendiceal abscess. Neonatal death and maternal morbidity occurred. Direct spread of infection from the abscess to the fetal membranes is hypothesized.
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Bard JL, O'Leary JA. Chorioamnionitis and appendiceal abscess. A case report. J Reprod Med. 1994 Apr;39(4):321-3. PMID: 8040852.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology