Table 22
Number, Percent and Rate of Reported Induced Abortions
with Any Mention of Immediate Complication1
by Type of Immediate Complication
Michigan Occurrences, 2020

Type of Immediate
Complications
2020 2017-2019
Number Rate

Number

Average Rate
Total Immediate Complications 7 2.4 28 9.3 3.5
Shock 2 * 5 1.7 0.6
Uterine Perforation - - - - -
Cervical Laceration 2 * 6 2.0 0.7
Hemorrhage 4 * 16 5.3 2.0
Allergic Response - - - - -
Death - - - - -
Infection - - 2 0.7 0.2
Retained Products - - - - -
Febrile - - - - -
Other Complications - - - - -

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:  2020 File of Reported Induced Abortions Occurring in Michigan, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.