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Table 2 Indications for cesarean section in Assilla Teaching Hospital; April, 23, 2015 to September 5, 2015

From: Risk factors for surgical site infections in obstetrics: a retrospective study in an Ethiopian referral hospital

Indication Frequency Percent
NRFHBP 121 31.5
CPD 42 10.9
Protracted /arrest of cervical dilatation 31 8.1
Previous two cesarean section scar 21 5.5
Failed vacuum/forceps 20 5.2
Macrosomia 20 5.2
Failed induction/augmentation 18 4.7
Other a 111 28.9
Total 384 100
  1. a-placenta previa, twin A breech, declined VBACS, severe pre-eclamsia, poor BPP