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Table 3 A summary of pregnancy outcomes of the patients with and without compression sutures

From: Clinical outcomes of prophylactic compression sutures for treatment of uterine atony during the cesarean delivery of twins

CharacteristicsPatients without compression sutures (n = 37)Patients with compression sutures (n = 4)
Interval to subsequent pregnancy (months)21.2 ± 13.222.5 ± 6.4
Mode of conception
 Natural33(89.2%)3 (75%)
 ART4 (10.8%)1 (25%)
Subsequent delivery outcomes
 Full-term delivery14 (37.8%)1 (25%)
 Preterm delivery0 (0%)0 (0%)
 Abortion7 (18.9%)0 (0%)
 Ectopic pregnancy3 (8.1%)0 (0%)
 Ongoing pregnancy13 (35.2%)3 (75%)
  1. ART Assisted reproductive technology, C/S Cesarean section; n(%) or mean ± standard deviation