Obstetrics and Gynecology International / 2016 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

Pregnancy in Sickle Cell Disease Is a Very High-Risk Situation: An Observational Study

Table 6

Comparison of maternal-fetal characteristics between two published studies and the current study.

Current studySilva-Pinto et al. [9]Leborgne-Samuel et al. [10]

Number of patients623468
Obstetric complications (%)
 Previous miscarriage2126.6
 Prematurity 2921
 Intrauterine growth retardation24.28.8
 Perinatal death57.76
 Cesarean section 534148
 Gestational diabetes 06
 Neonatal death002.9
 Maternal death02.91.7

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