Premature rupture of membranes (PROM)

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Presentation

Rupture of membranes at <37 weeks

Diagnosis

  • Pooling
  • Nitrazine test
  • Ferning test
  • AFI

Treatment

  • Penicillin (prevent GBS transmission)
  • Choriamnionitis: Delivery
  • No chorioamnionitis: Tocolysis and beclomethasone (28 - 34 weeks)