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Department of Reproductive Health and Research (RHR), World Health Organization

Sexually transmitted and other reproductive tract infections

A guide to essential practice



Management of STIs/RTIs
Chapter 9. STI/RTI complications related to pregnancy, miscarriage, induced abortion, and the postpartum period


Flowchart 8. Postpartum infection

Treatment table 11

Follow-up: 2472 hours (see patient sooner if worse and/or consider immediate referral or hospitalization).

Refer also to Managing complications in pregnancy and childbirth: a guide for midwives and doctors. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2000.


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