What other conditions should be considered in patients with suspected chorioamnionitis?

Updated: May 08, 2018
  • Author: Fayez M Bany-Mohammed, MD; Chief Editor: Ted Rosenkrantz, MD  more...
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Answer

Other conditions that should be considered in patients with suspected chorioamnionitis include the following:

  • Sexually transmitted diseases that cause pelvic infection and inflammation

  • Viral infections (eg, urogenital disease caused by herpes simplex virus)

  • Pelvic adenitis (eg, herpes simplex, enteroviral infections [ie, Coxsackie virus])


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