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Title: Maternal herpes-simplex infection causing abortion: histopathologic study of the placenta
Authors: Garcia, Aparecida Gomes Pinto
Affilliation: Fundação Oswaldo Cruz. Instituto Fernandes Figueira. Departamento de Patologia. Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
Abstract: Maternal herpes-simplex infection at or near the time of delivery has frequently been suggested as the source of infection of the newborn. However, cases of infection in the first or second trimester of pregnancy are rarely related, as well as the examination of the placenta. In the second trimester of pregnancy an herpes-simplex maternal infections was considered as cause of abortion, by the typical placentary and fetal lesions, allied to the maternal clinical history. The histopathologic examination of the placenta in valuable as an aid in the diagnosis of certain fetal virus infections, mainly by the presence of cellular inclusions.
DeCS: Herpes Simples - complicações
Herpes Simples - patologia
Complicações Infecciosas na Gravidez - complicações
Complicações Infecciosas na Gravidez - patologia
Aborto Espontâneo - etiologia
Aborto Espontâneo - patologia
Placenta - patologia
Issue Date: 1970
Citation: GARCIA, Aparecida Gomes Pinto. Maternal herpes-simplex infection causing abortion: histopathologic study of the placenta. O Hospital, Rio de Janeiro, v. 78, n. 5-6, p. 1267-1274, nov./dez. 1970
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