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Table 4 outcome per diagnostic modality

From: A cohort of women with ectopic pregnancy: challenges in diagnosis and management in a rural hospital in a low-income country

Characteristic Diagnosis made by positive aspiration Diagnosis made by positive ultrasound P -value
Mean amount of blood transfused (ml, standard deviation) 419 (485)
(31)a
186 (378)
(43)
0.01
Severe anaemia (Hb < 7 g/dL) (%) 9 (30)
(30)
6 (15)
(41)
0.20
Blood transfusion OR Hb < 7 g/dL (%) 20 (67)
(30)
12 (30)
(40)
0.05
  1. aThe number of patients is given on the second line between parenthesis