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Major puerperal infection

Data Item category

Maternal Morbidity - postpartum

Collections containing the item

Data definitions

No definition specified.

Additional information

VIC, QLD, SA, WA and TAS provide a free text field to specify other conditions arising during the puerperium, which may capture major puerperal infection.

Related items

Genital tract infection
Breast infection
Chest infection
Wound infection
Postpartum complication

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