Myometritis

Last revised by Dr Rohit Sharma on 12 Jul 2021

Myometritis describes inflammation of the myometrium. It can fall under the broader umbrella term of pelvic inflammatory disease and can often be associated with endometritis. It can arise in a variety of situations with puerperal situations being the most common. In some situations, puerperal infection with group A Streptococcus (GAS) has been shown to result in an acute necrotizing myometritis 1,2

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