Disseminated intravascular coagulation can be caused by: (AIIMS Nov 2010)
|A||Amniotic fluid embolism|
|D||All of the above|
All of the above
a. Disseminated intravascular coagulation is most frequently associated with obstetrical catastrophes, metastatic malignancy, massive trauma, and bacterial sepsis.
b. Obstetrical causes include abruptio placentae, amniotic fluid embolism, retained dead fetus, second trimester abortion.