Table 22
Number, Percent and Rate of Reported Induced Abortions
with Any Mention of Immediate Complication1
by Type of Immediate Complication
Michigan Occurrences, 2019

Type of Immediate
Complications
2019 2016-2018
Number Rate

Number

Average Rate
Total Immediate Complications 6 2.2 48 16.0 6.0
Shock 2 * 11 3.7 1.4
Uterine Perforation - - 1 0.3 *
Cervical Laceration - - 14 4.7 1.8
Hemorrhage 3 * 23 7.7 2.9
Allergic Response - - - - -
Death - - - - -
Infection 1 * 2 0.7 *
Retained Products - - - - -
Febrile - - - - -
Other Complications - - 5 1.7 *

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:  2019 File of Reported Induced Abortions Occurring in Michigan, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.