The Scientific World Journal / 2014 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Use of Electrocautery for Coagulation and Wound Complications in Caesarean Sections

Table 3

Surgical scar complications between days 7 and 10 after C-section with and without the use of electrocautery.

  Treatment (use of electrocautery)
YesNo
% %

Hematoma
 No9898.0104100.0
 Yes22.00
Seroma
 No8383.09283.0
 Yes1717.01211.5
Infection
 No9090.09591.3
 Yes 1010.098.7