YEREVAN, May 30. / ARKA /. Armenian health ministry reacted to the death of a woman during childbirth in Gyumri by vowing to step up oversight in hospitals of the country.
The woman died on May 28 in a maternity hospital in the second largest city of Gyumri due to childbirth complications. The examination found that the cause of death was amniotic fluid embolism (penetration of amniotic fluid into the mother's bloodstream).
Health minister Armen Muradyan ordered the chief obstetrician Razmik Abrahamyan to go to Gyumri to examine the case in detail. -0-