Bedside Diagnosis of Acute Obstetrical DIC

  • Masahiro Maki
Conference paper


Obstetrical DIC is an acute or hyperacute serious complication associated with abruptio placentae, amniotic fluid embolism, severe hemorrhage, etc. In this situation, complicated and time-consuming tests are no help in making the diagnosis of DIC. This paper describes bedside diagnosis of acute obstetrical DIC.


Fibrinogen Concentration Amniotic Fluid Embolism Plasma Fibrinogen Concentration Clinical Item Soluble Fibrin Monomer Complex 
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© Springer Japan 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Masahiro Maki
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  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyAkita University School of MedicineAkita, 010Japan

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