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Table 9 Maternal deaths by operative procedure

From: Postoperative outcome of caesarean sections and other major emergency obstetric surgery by clinical officers and medical officers in Malawi

Procedure Number of deaths(n = 23) Number undergoing procedure Procedure-related case fatality rate (%)
C/Section only 11 1569 0.7
C/S + Subtotal hysterectomy 2 11 18.2
C/S + Total hysterectomy 2 7 28.6
C/S + Repair of uterine rupture 6 59 10.2
C/S + Tubal ligation 1 224 0.4
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