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Transverse B-Lynch in Management of Placenta Accreta

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT02943421
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 24, 2016
Last Update Posted : June 27, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ahmed Mohamed Abbas, Assiut University

Brief Summary:
Placenta accreta is considered a severe pregnancy complication that may be associated with massive and potentially life-threatening intrapartum and postpartum hemorrhage. Life-threatening bleeding is the most common complication to be associated with this condition; the average blood loss at time of delivery is reported to be 3000-5500 mL, which leads to significant postoperative morbidity and death.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Decrease Maternal Morbidity Procedure: Transverse B-Lynch suture

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Evaluation of the Efficacy of Transverse B-Lynch in Management of Placenta Accreta
Actual Study Start Date : December 1, 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 3, 2018
Actual Study Completion Date : May 5, 2018

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Estimated intraoperative blood loss [ Time Frame: 30 min ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
the study encompassing women managed by conservative transverse B-Lynch during cesarean section due to placenta accreta

Inclusion Criteria:

1. All pregnant women with placenta previa as diagnosed by ultrasound with suspicion of abnormal placentation by Doppler us, confirmed intraoperatively undergoing either emergent or elective cesarean

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients who will be managed by hysterectomy
  2. Patients who will be managed by conservative leaving the placenta in-situ

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02943421

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Ahmed Abbas
Assiut, Cairo, Egypt, 002
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assiut University

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Responsible Party: Ahmed Mohamed Abbas, Dr, Assiut University Identifier: NCT02943421     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MAP
First Posted: October 24, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 27, 2018
Last Verified: June 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Placenta Accreta
Obstetric Labor Complications
Pregnancy Complications
Placenta Diseases