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Chorioamnionitis Summary

Description: INFLAMMATION of the placental membranes (CHORION; AMNION) and connected tissues such as fetal BLOOD VESSELS and UMBILICAL CORD. It is often associated with intrauterine ascending infections during PREGNANCY.

Also Known As: Amnionitides; Chorioamnionitides; Funisitides; Amnionitis; Funisitis

Networked: 1115 relevant articles (32 outcomes, 141 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Chorioamnionitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 6 outcomes 14 studies in 100 results : IBA
  2. C-Reactive Protein : 2 outcomes 12 studies in 59 results : IBA
  3. Steroids : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 38 results : IBA
  4. Ceftazidime (Fortum) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : FDA 14 Generic
  5. Gentamicins (Gentamicin) : 2 outcomes in 13 results : FDA 63 Generic
  6. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6) : 1 outcome 20 studies in 126 results : IBA
  7. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 1 outcome 4 studies in 24 results : IBA
  8. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol) : 1 outcome 1 study in 11 results : FDA 176 Generic
  9. Glucose (Dextrose) : 1 outcome 1 study in 11 results : FDA 175 Generic
  10. Magnesium : 1 outcome 1 study in 10 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Chorioamnionitis

  1. Infection
  2. Chorioamnionitis
  3. Sepsis (Septicemia)
  4. Endometritis
  5. Rupture
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Key Therapies for Chorioamnionitis

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  1. Tocolysis : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 31 results
  2. Cesarean Section (Caesarean Section) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 60 results
  3. Prenatal Care : 1 outcome 1 study in 8 results
  4. Antibiotic Prophylaxis : 1 outcome in 4 results
  5. Neonatal Intensive Care : 4 studies in 31 results
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