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Research Article

Emergency versus Elective Cervical Cerclage: An Audit of Our First Two Years of Service

Table 4

Obstetric and pregnancy outcomes.

Total Cerclage
(n=39)
Elective Cerclage
(n=26)
Emergency Cerclage
(n=13)

Mean GA cerclage placed (weeks) 16.915.619.6

Mean GA at delivery (weeks) 35.937.034

Mean Pregnancy Prolongation (weeks) 19.021.414.1

Mean Birthweight (grams) 2914.63148.22447.2

Chorioamnionitis () 0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)

PPROM () 10 (24.6)6 (23.0)  
(i) 1(16.7): extreme preterm
(ii) 1 (16.7): very preterm
(iii) 4 (66.7): late preterm
4 (30.8)  
(i) 3 (75): extreme preterm
(ii) 1 (25): late preterm

Liveborn () 35 (94.5)25 (96.2)10 (76.2)

NND () 2 (5.1)0 (0)2 (15.4)

Stillborn () 2 (4.1)1 (3.8)1 (7.7)

GA: gestational age.
PPROM: premature prelabour rupture of membranes.
NND: neonatal death.

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