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Table 2 Complaints by women who attended the postpartum consultation (n = 1,210)

From: Maternal postpartum morbidity in Marrakech: what women feel what doctors diagnose?

Cumulative complaint categories during postpartum (6–8 weeks after delivery) Frequency %*
Psychological 124 10
Vaginal discharge 98 8
Hemorrhoids 70 6
Breast problems 63 5
Weariness 35 3
Problems of episiotomy 29 2
Prolapse 29 2
Sexual problems 27 2
Anal problems 25 2
Urinary burning 22 2
Bleeding 20 2
Vulvar itching 19 2
Pelvic problems 17 1
Hypertension 15 1
Urinary leakage 11 1
Other1 21 2
Total 608 50
  1. *The proportion was calculated using data from the 1,210 women who had a postpartum consultation. However, a woman could have reported more than one complaint.
  2. 1Other: infection of cesarean section wound, cycle disorder, heart palpitations.