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  1. Hypothyroidism. Postpartum hemorrhage risk can be increased in the presence of uterine distention from several causes including polyhydramnios, multiple gestation, macrosomia, prior postpartum hemorrhage, and coagulopathy due to amniotic fluid embolism. Thyroid disorders are not known to lead to uterine atony resulting in catastrophic obstetrical hemorrhages.

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