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Table 4 Distribution of patients according to surgical procedures performed

From: Bowel perforation secondary to illegally induced abortion: a tertiary hospital experience in Tanzania

Surgical procedures performed Frequency Percentage
Bowel resection and end to end anastomosis 59 86.8
Uterine perforation repair 53 77.9
Repair of bowel perforations 12 17.6
Hysterectomy 8 11.8
Adnexectomy 7 10.3
Bowel perforation repair/bowel resection + colostomy 5 7.4