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What does PROM stand for?

PROM stands for Premature Rupture of Membranes (medical, childbirth)

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Adolescent mothers had higher rates of complications, including anemia, preterm premature rupture of membranes (PPROM), chorioamnionitis, and eclampsia, compared with adults.
They contended that the cause of the child's brain damage was a left middle cerebral artery infarction, which was brought on by an infection in the mother and the premature rupture of membranes precipitating premature delivery, all of which could not have been avoided.