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Table 4 Main diagnoses of stillbirths in Stockholm, 2017 (n = 79)

From: Could a multidisciplinary regional audit identify avoidable factors and delays that contribute to stillbirths? A retrospective cohort study

Causes of stillbirth n %
Malformation and chromosomal abnormalities 6 7.6
Infection 12 15.2
Immunization 0 0
Feto-maternal transfusion 1 1.3
Twin to twin transfusion syndrome 3 3.8
Birth hypoxia 0 0
IUGR/placental insufficiency 31 39.2
Umbilical cord complications 3 3.8
Placental abruption 3 3.8
Preeclampsia 5 6.3
Diabetes mellitus 3 3.8
Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy 2 2.5
Uterine complications 1 1.3
Coagulation disorders 0 0
Other causes 3 3.8
Unknown/Unexplained 6 7.6
  1. IUGR Intrauterine Growth Restriction