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Table 5 Clinical presentation and treatment of secondary hemorrhage

From: Secondary hemorrhage after different modes of hysterectomy

  TLH (23) TAH (6) VH (8) Total (37)
Severity of hemorrhage
 Mild ≤200 ml 11 1 3 15
 Profuse >200 ml 12 5 5 27
Hemodynamic status
 Stable 20 3 8 34
 Hypovolemic shock 3 3 0 3
Treatment
Blood Transfusion 5 6 6 17
 Vaginal packing 14 3 3 20
 Vault suturing 7 0 1 7
 Laparoscopy 1 0 0 1
 Laparotomy 0 3 0 3
 Uterine artery embolization 1 0 0 1
 Vault hematoma drainage 0 0 4 4