Table 20
Number, Percent and Rate of Reported Induced Abortions
with Any Mention of Immediate Complication1
by Type of Immediate Complication
Michigan Occurrences, 2016

Type of Immediate
Complications
2016 2013-2015
Number Rate

Number

Average Rate
Total Immediate Complications 26 9.9 39 13.0 4.8
Shock 8 3.0 3 1.0 0.4
Uterine Perforation 1 * 4 1.3 0.5
Cervical Laceration 8 3.0 13 4.3 1.6
Hemorrhage 10 3.8 11 3.7 1.4
Allergic Response - - - - -
Death - - - - -
Infection 1 * - - -
Retained Products - - 7 2.3 0.9
Febrile - - 2 0.7 0.2
Other Complications 5 1.9 6 2.0 0.7

Note:  Abortions with at least one immediate complication may not equal the sum of all the complications specified because a woman may have multiple complications reported.


*:Rate does not meet standards of precision or reliability.

-:A dash indicates quantity zero.

Rate is per 10,000 induced abortions performed.

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

Source:  2016 File of Reported Induced Abortions Occurring in Michigan, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.