Under such violation occurring after delivery of hematometra, in gynecology commonly understood as the accumulation of blood in the uterine cavity. This occurs as a result of violations of the outflow of blood discharge – lochia. That is why this phenomenon is often referred to as lohiometra.
What are the signs of the presence of hematometra of the uterus and the reasons for its formation?
First need to note that the most frequent such violation is the result of spasm of the uterine neck, which leads to disruption of its reduction and prevent the formation of blood discharge out.
Also among the reasons for the development of the disease doctors often called and the presence of chronic inflammatory processes in the reproductive organs, balances areas of the placenta in the uterine cavity after manual removal of the placenta.
Usually, this is diagnosed to the mother after 2-3 weeks from the date of their child being born. In such cases, a woman may present to a doctor complaints:
- dragging pain in the lower third of the abdomen;
- a feeling of heaviness in the abdomen;
- the increase in body temperature;
- the sudden cessation of the lochia.
- It is the last symptom makes a woman more cautious and consult a doctor for advice.
How is the treatment of hematometra arising after childbirth?
First of all, the doctors resort to medications based on oxytocin or attributed to the injection of this hormone intravenously. It increases the contractile activity miamaria that renews lochia.
In cases where the woman goes immediately after the appearance of symptoms of the disorders, for the treatment of hematometra can be assigned to cleaning the uterine cavity.
If we talk about whether to dissolve hematometra independently, the outcome of the breach is unlikely and only possible at early stages of disease. However, a woman should not rely on this and wait until all self-will, and seek medical help.