Ann Clin Case Rep | Volume 3, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Review of Cesarean Delivery Infection in Nigeria

Adeyinka A, Egagifo O and Igberase GO*

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Delta State University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria

*Correspondance to: Igberase GO 

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Cesarean delivery complications are common in Nigeria and it is an important contributor to the occurrence of puerperal sepsis and post Cesarean morbidities and mortalities. A review of the literature was carried out using various search engines such as PUBMED, GOOGLE and African Journal online (AJOL). The conclusion was that the prevalence Cesarean delivery infection remains high in Nigeria. There is therefore the urgent need to prevent and promptly treat these infections in order to prevent the immediate and long term complications of Cesarean wound infections in Nigeria.


Adeyinka O, Egagifo O, Igberase GO. Review of Cesarean Delivery Infection in Nigeria. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2018; 3: 1518.

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