Table 27
Number of Reported Induced Abortions with Any Mention of Subsequent Complication1 by Selected Characteristics, Michigan Occurrences, 2018
Selected
Characteristics
Number Selected
Characteristics
Number
Age of Woman   Principal Procedure  
All Ages 67 All Procedures 67
< 20 2 Suction Curettage 48
20 - 24 29 Medical (non-surgical) 17
25 - 29 18 Dilation and Evacuation 1
30 - 34 12 Saline or Prostaglandin -
35 - 39 5 Sharp Curettage (D & C) -
40 + 1 Hysterotomy/Hysterectomy 1
    Other Procedures -
       
       
Weeks of Gestation   Type of Facility  
Total 67 All Facilities 67
< 5 3 Hospital 1
05 - 08 27 Hospital Satellite Clinic -
09 - 12 20 Freestanding Outpatient
     Surgical Facility
56
13 - 16 3
17 - 20 1 Physician's Private Office -
20 + - Other Facilities 8
       

Note: Gestational age based on the clinician’s estimate.  Reports with weeks of gestation not reported are included in the 'Total' row only.  Reports with principal procedure not reported are included in the 'All Procedures' row only.  The reporting of procedures used conforms to national recommendations issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In abortions where more than one procedure was performed, the principal procedure was determined according to the following hierachy: hysterectomy/hysterotomy, sharp curettage (D&C), saline injection or prostaglandin, dilation and evacuation, medical (non-surgical), suction curettage, and other procedures. Reports with unknown facility type are included in the 'All Facilities' row only.

-: A dash indicates quantity zero.

1This item is reported in compliance with statute MCL 333.2835(6)(c).

Source:  2018 File of Reported Induced Abortions Occurring in Michigan, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.