Some Operative and Postoperative Hazards of Legal Termination of PregnancyBr Med J 1971; 4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.4.5782.270 (Published 30 October 1971) Cite this as: Br Med J 1971;4:270
- Satya V. Sood
Analysis of 1,317 patients admitted for N.H.S. abortion showed an overall morbidity of 16·8% excluding urinary tract infection. Genital infection, chest infection, reevacuation or perforation of the uterus, and haemorrhage were the more common complications. There was one maternal death.