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Cause for PPROM other than infection

Patient: Can switching prenatal vitamins lead to PPROM?

 

 

Symptoms: I lost my baby due to PPROM at 18 weeks gestation

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Infections are the most common cause of PPROM. Switching vitamins are never a cause. Other causes could be forc eful intercourse during pregnancy, or accidental jerks while travelling or movements. These are the most common possible reasons for PPROM besides infection.regards

 


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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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