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Table 3 Comparison between groups regarding the data of Caesarean section

From: Effect of maternal BMI on labor outcomes in primigravida pregnant women

  Normal BMI (n = 26) Overweight (n = 36) Class I obesity (n = 80) P-value
Duration of CS (minutes) 50.9 ± 17.9 54.0 ± 12.5 65.6 ± 14.0 < 0.001*
Extended angels 2 (7.69%) 4 (11.11%) 8 (10%) 0.904
Bladder injury 0 0 1 (1.25%) 0.677
Wound healing and complication
 Clean and healed 22 (84.62%) 22 (61.11%) 42 (52.5%) 0.014*
 Seroma formation 2 (7.69%) 8 (22.22%) 25 (31.25%) 0.049*
 Infected wound 1 (3.85%) 5 (13.89%) 20 (25%) 0.039*
 Postpartum sepsis 1 (3.85%) 3 (8.33%) 17 (21.25%) 0.043*
  1. Data presented as mean ± SD or number and (%)
  2. CS Caesarean Section
  3. *P-value < 0.05 is significant