Antepartum haemorrhage

An antepartum haemorrhage (APH) usually refers to PV bleeding during the second half of pregnancy (after 20 weeks gestation). 



It can arise from many causes which include:

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rID: 15108
System: Obstetrics
Tags: stub, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Antepartum bleed
  • Antepartum bleeding
  • Antepartum haemorrhage (APH)
  • Antepartum hemorrhage

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