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BURT RICHARD L. MD PhD FACOG; CONNOR, EDWARD D. MD; DAVIDSON, I W F. PhD
Obstetrics & Gynecology: July 1977
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Experience with 1 patient undergoing second trimester therapeutic abortion induced by prostaglandin F2α administration is described. Serious hypokalemia in association with cardiac arrhythmia followed intraamniotic administration of the drug. Further observations on a group of normal subjects receiving prostaglandin injections for induction of abortion showed a small but significant serum hypokalemia after treatment

© 1977 The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists