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Research Article

Reasons for Undesirable Pregnancy Outcomes among Women with Appendicitis: The Experience of a Tertiary Center

Table 6

Relationship between the first pregnancy and multiple pregnancies and trimester-based surgical methods on delivery.

Surgery typeDelivery valueEffect size
TermPreterm + abort

First pregnancyOpen16 (80%)4 (20%)0.6670.111
Laparoscopic15 (88.2%)2 (11.8%)
2+ pregnancyOpen17 (81%)4 (19%)1.0000.012
Laparoscopic16 (80%)4 (20%)
Trimester 1Open10 (83.3%)2 (16.7%)1.0000.057
Laparoscopic7 (87.5%)1 (12.5%)
Trimester 2Open16 (88.9%)2 (11.1%)0.6850.079
Laparoscopic20 (83.3%)4 (16.7%)
Trimester 3Open7 (63.6%)4 (36.4%)1.0000.164
Laparoscopic4 (80%)1 (20%)

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