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Table 1 characteristics of patients with ectopic pregnancy

From: A cohort of women with ectopic pregnancy: challenges in diagnosis and management in a rural hospital in a low-income country

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Characteristics
 Mean age (years, standard deviation) 30.9 (6.7) 88
 Median gravidity (interquartile range) 4 (3–7) 64
 Mean length of admission (days, interquartile range) 6 (4–8) 88
 Mean amenorrhea (months, standard deviation) 1.5 (1.2) 85
 Women without amenorrhea / reported pregnancy (%) 33 (39) 85
 Women with previous contact health care provider before admission, without diagnosis made (%) 60 (71) 85
Presenting symptoms
 Abdominal pain (%) 83 (98) 85
 Vaginal bleeding (%) 51 (60) 84
Findings on admission
 Pelvic mass (%) 17 (20) 85
 Abdominal distension (%) 33 (38) 85
Ectopic pregnancy suspected by attending health care worker at time of admission (%) 42 (47) 85