Mortality associated with induced abortion.

5 deaths occurred out of the 3752 induced abortions carried out at J.J. Hospital attached to Grant Medical College, Bombay, between April 1972 and March 1977. 4 of these deaths occurred during the second trimester, indicating that delayed abortion brings increased risks. Most of the cases in the second trimester (total 1152) were terminated by intra… CONTINUE READING