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Table 3 Characteristic of emergency obstetric hysterectomy cases (CH vs PH)

From: Indications and outcomes of emergency obstetric hysterectomy; a 5-year review at the Bafoussam Regional Hospital, Cameroon

Risk factors Frequency of EOH (%) CH
N (%)
PH
N (%)
Multiparity 25 (83.33) 21 (87.50) 4 (66.67)
Uterine atony 10 (33.33) 9 (37.50) 1 (16.67)
Previous uterine scar 8 (26.67) 8 (33.33) 0 (00)
Previous uterine curettage 5 (16.67) 5 (12.50) 3 (33.33)
Placenta accreta 4 (13.33) 3 (12.50) 1 (16.67)
Coagulopathy 3 (10.00) 3 (12.50) 0 (00)
Uterine rupture 2 (6.67) 2 (8.33) 0 (00)
  1. CH caesarean hysterectomy, PH postpartum hysterectomy, EOH emergency obstetric hysterectomy