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if pateint have PROM and have no chorioamnionitis , do we use tocolytics if she has contractions or not as uworld says we can , but Mtb says we cant ??
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if pateint have PROM and have no chorioamnionitis , do we use tocolytics if she has contractions or not as uworld says we can , but Mtb says we cant ??
PPROM with no chorioamnionitis, give tocolytic,prophylactic antibiotics and steroid.

PROM does not need tocolytic since lungs are matured? I think the vignette should tell if to allow labor,induce labor or do CS
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