J Gynecol Obstet Hum Reprod 2021 Apr 19;50(9):102152. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Service de Gynécologie-Obstétrique, Hôpital Louis Mourier, Colombes, France; Université de Paris, Paris, France; FHU PREMA, Paris and Colombes, France; Inserm UMR1137 IAME, Paris, France. Electronic address:
Background: Cervical insufficiency is thought to be responsible for 10% of preterm deliveries. Shirodkar cerclage is among the available techniques ranging from McDonald's to definitive procedures, however the indications for the prevention of preterm births and mid-trimester miscarriages are still poorly delineated.
Objective: To describe the characteristics, obstetrical and neonatal outcomes of pregnancies with Shirodkar cerclage procedures. Read More