Systemic allergic reactions to food ingestion rarely result in life-threatening situations. When these reactions occur during pregnancy, however, the accompanying physiologic changes may result in fetal distress. A case of repetitive late decelerations in the fetal heart rate during a maternal allergic reaction is presented. Prompt and aggressive medical management brought about total resolution of maternal and fetal compromise.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Obstetrics and gynecology|
|State||Published - Sep 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology