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Causes of Postpartum hemorrhage

Causes of Postpartum hemorrhage

The most common cause of postpartum hemorrhage is caused by failure of the uterus to contract following delivery of the baby. Another cause is failure of the placenta to separate from the uterus and maternal problems with coagulation.

List of causes of Postpartum hemorrhage

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Postpartum hemorrhage) that could possibly cause Postpartum hemorrhage includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Postpartum hemorrhage

Causes of Postpartum hemorrhage (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Postpartum hemorrhage that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Postpartum hemorrhage: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Postpartum hemorrhage, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Postpartum hemorrhage:

Postpartum hemorrhage: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Postpartum hemorrhage: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Postpartum hemorrhage:

  • Primary postpartum hemorrhage - bleeding immediately after delivery.
  • Secondary postpartum hemorrhage - delayed bleeding occurring within 2 weeks of delivery
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Causes of Broader Categories of Postpartum hemorrhage: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Postpartum hemorrhage as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Postpartum hemorrhage as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Postpartum hemorrhage. Our database lists the following as having Postpartum hemorrhage as a complication of that condition:

Postpartum hemorrhage as a symptom:

Conditions listing Postpartum hemorrhage as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Postpartum hemorrhage. Our database lists the following as having Postpartum hemorrhage as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Postpartum hemorrhage:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Postpartum hemorrhage may be found in:

 

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