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Here is a summary of Dr. Crombleholme’s 49 most recent cases of myelomeningocele surgery:
Maternal deaths: 0
DVT/PE requiring anticoagulation: 1
Preterm labor with cervical changes: 5
O2 requirement due to pulmonary edema: 2
Average GA at delivery (weeks): 34
Healed hysterotomy site: 100%
Partial uterine dehiscence: 0%
Full uterine dehiscence: 0%
Fetal deaths: 0
Neonatal deaths: 3
Delivered at 25 weeks; parents refused resuscitation: 1
Delivered at 24 weeks; could not resuscitate: 1
Delivered at 25 weeks; Died of sepsis from pneumonia at 8 weeks of age: 1