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Table 2 Quality control background characteristics of 172 preeclamptic patients admitted to Dilla University Referral Hospital

From: Assessment of prevalence of preeclampsia from Dilla region of Ethiopia

  Number of patients Total
Mild preeclampsia Severe preeclampsia Eclampsia
Stay in Hospital
 1–5 days 67 (38.95 %) 08 (04.65 %) 04 (02.32 %) 79 (45.93 %)
 6–10 days 36 (20.93 %) 13 (07.55 %) 05 (02.90 %) 54 (31.39 %)
 11–15 days 07 (04.06 %) 04 (02.32 %) 12 (06.97 %) 23 (13.37 %)
 16–20 days 02 (01.16 %) 04 (02.32 %) 05 (02.90 %) 11 (06.39 %)
 21–25 days 01 (00.58 %) 01 (00.58 %) 03 (01.74 %) 05 (02.90 %)
 Total 113 (65.68 %) 30 (17.42 %) 29 (16.83 %) 172
Complaints
 No physical complaints 71 (41.27 %) 06 (03.48 %) 03 (01.74 %) 80 (46.51 %)
 Headache 34 (19.76 %) 15 (08.72 %) 02 (01.16 %) 51 (29.65 %)
 Epigestric pain 02 (01.16 %) 06 (03.48 %) 04 (02.32 %) 12 (06.97 %)
 Convulsion 02 (01.16 %) 01 (00.58 %) 12 (06.97 %) 15 (08.72 %)
 Blurred vision 03 (01.74 %) 01 (00.58 %) 04 (02.32 %) 08 (04.65 %)
 Vaginal bleeding 01 (00.58 %) 01 (00.58 %) 04 (02.32 %) 06 (03.48 %)
 Total 113 (65.68 %) 30 (17.42 %) 29 (16.83 %) 172
Gestation week
 22–25 03 (01.74 %) 02 (01.16 %) 01 (00.58 %) 06 (03.48 %)
 26–30 17 (09.88 %) 01 (00.58 %) 02 (01.16 %) 20 (11.62 %)
 31–35 36 (20.93 %) 13 (07.55 %) 14 (08.13 %) 63 (36.62 %)
 36–40 55 (31.97 %) 13 (07.55 %) 12 (06.97 %) 80 (46.51 %)
 41 and above 02 (01.16 %) 01 (00.58 %) 00 (00.00 %) 03 (01.74 %)
 Total 113 (65.68 %) 30 (17.42 %) 29 (16.83 %) 172
Mode of delivery
 SVD 14 (08.18 %) 04 (02.32 %) 01 (00.58 %) 19 (11.04 %)
 C-Section 71 (41.27 %) 61 (35.46 %) 21 (12.20 %) 153 (88.95 %)
 Total 85 (49.41 %) 65 (37.79 %) 22 (12.79 %) 172 (100 %)
Indication of C-section
 Mild preeclampsia 22 (14.37 %) 24 (15.68 %) 07 (04.57 %) 53 (34.64 %)
 Severe preeclmapsia 22 (14.37 %) 12 (07.84 %) 08 (05.22 %) 42 (27.45 %)
 Foetal distress 13 (08.49 %) 12 (07.84 %) 02 (01.30 %) 27 (17.64 %)
 Eclampsia 05 (03.26 %) 07 (04.57 %) 01 (00.65 %) 13 (08.49 %)
 Previous C-section 05 (03.26 %) 03 (01.74 %) 02 (01.30 %) 10 (06.53 %)
 Failed induction 02 (01.30 %) 02 (01.30 %) 01 (00.65 %) 05 (03.26 %)
 Abruptio placenta 01 (00.65 %) 01 (00.58 %) 00 (00.00 %) 02 (01.30 %)
 IUFD 01 (00.65 %) 00 00 (00.00 %) 01 (00.65 %)
 Total 71 (46.40 %) 61 (39.86 %) 21 (13.72 %) 153 (100 %)
Neonatal variables
 Live birth 13 (7.55 %) 119 (69.18 %) 24 (13.95 %) 156 (90.69 %)
 Still Birth 02 (1.16 %) 11 (6.39 %) 3 (1.74 %) 16 (9.30 %)
 Low birth weight 5 (2.90 %) 12 (6.97 %) 6 (3.48 %) 23 (13.37 %)
  1. Values indicated are the distribution of preeclamptic patients to different quality control given to patients admitted to Dilla University Referral Hospital. Values in parenthesis indicates the frequency of percentage of three different categories of preeclampsia