Two Cases of Micturition Syncope after the First Postpartum Walk
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Japanese Red Cross Katsushika Maternity Hospital, Tokyo
We present here 2 cases of micturition syncope after the first postpartum walks. In these cases, the syncopal events were potentially serious medical errors. We should recognize that every woman is at risk of falling during the first walk after delivery.
ϊγεγο 2011; 7(2), 103-105
micturition syncope, first walking, postpartum
Shunji Suzuki, MD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Japanese Red Cross Katsushika Maternity Hospital, 5-11-12 Tateishi, Katsushika-ku Tokyo 124-0012, Japan