Year 2020, Volume 6 , Issue 4, Pages 287 - 291 2020-07-04

Retrospective evaluation of indications and birth results of cesarean section due to ophthalmologic diseases

Bora COŞKUN [1] , Serdar ÖZATEŞ [2] , Buğra COŞKUN [3] , Mehmet Ferdi KINCI [4] , Coşkun ŞİMŞİR [5]


Objectives: To investigate the outcomes of cesarean section due to ophthalmologic indications. 

Methods: This retrospective clinical study included 40,190 patients underwent cesarean section due to ophthalmological indications between January 2013 – August 2015 in MLP Care Group Hospitals (It includes 32 hospitals). Demographic data, ophthalmologic history and indications and surgical outcomes of caesarean section was assessed.

Results: Of the 53 patients with caesarean delivery due to ophthalmologic indications, 32 (60.4%) had high degree myopia, 7 (13.2%) had degenerative myopia, 8 (15.1%) had history of ocular surgery, 2 (3.8%) had history of vitreoretinal surgery due to retinal detachment, 2 (3.8%) had glaucoma with uncontrolled intraocular pressure, 1 (1.9%) had retinitis pigmentosa and 1 (1.9%) had optic neuritis.

Conclusions: Ratio of ophthalmic indications is small within all cesarean indications and further longitudinal studies are needed to prevent from unnecessary cesarean section. 

cesarean section, myopia, retinal detachment
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Primary Language en
Subjects Ophthalmology, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Journal Section Original Articles
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-2338-7186
Author: Bora COŞKUN (Primary Author)
Institution: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Liv Ankara Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-0365-8786
Author: Serdar ÖZATEŞ
Institution: Department of Ophtalmology, Kars State Hospital, Kars, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-1938-3833
Author: Buğra COŞKUN
Institution: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Liv Ankara Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-0487-1201
Author: Mehmet Ferdi KINCI
Institution: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University Training and Research Hospital, Muğla, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0003-4919-6748
Author: Coşkun ŞİMŞİR
Institution: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Liv Ankara Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date : July 4, 2020

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