Background:Emergency peripartum hysterectomy (EPH), although rare in modern
obstetrics, remains a life-saving procedure in cases of severe hemorrhage.Objective: To assess the incidence, indications, outcomes & complications of
peripartumhysterecomty performed in a tertiary care hospital & compare the
results with other reports in the literature. Methods: Twenty nine
peripartum hysterectomy cases carried out between July2015
and June 2018 in Enam Medical College &Hospital,Savar,
Dhaka were evaluated retrospectively. Maternal characteristics and
characteristics of the present pregnancy and delivery, hysterectomy
indications, operative complications, postoperative conditions, and maternal
and neonatal outcomes were evaluated.Results
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