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Table 4 Indications of EOH

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

Indications Frequency of EOH (%) CH
N (%)
PH
N (%)
Intractable PPH 10 (33.33) 8 (33.3) 2 (33.3)
Uterine Atony 9 (30) 7 (29.17) 2 (33.33)
Abnormal Placentation 8 (26.67) 5 (20.83) 3 (50)
Uterine rupture 8 (26.67) 8 (33.3) 0 (00)
  1. CH caesarean hysterectomy, PH postpartum hysterectomy, EOH emergency obstetric hysterectomy, PPH postpartum haemorrhage