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Table 4 Obstetrical outcomes for women who underwent FSS for treatment of stage I epithelial ovarian cancer in Sweden 2008–2015

From: A Swedish Nationwide prospective study of oncological and reproductive outcome following fertility-sparing surgery for treatment of early stage epithelial ovarian cancer in young women

  Patients (N) Children Born
N 9 12
Age at time of delivery, mean (range)   30 (26–38)
Delivery mode, n (%)
 Vaginal   11 (92)
 Planned cesarean section   1 (8)
 Unplanned cesarean section   0
Induced deliverya   3 (25)
Births, n (%)
 Single   12 (100)
 Twins   0
Gestational age at birth, mean (range)   39 + 6 (37 + 2–42 + 1)
Child weight at birth, g, mean (range)   3632 (2935–4390)
Child length at birth, cm, mean (range)   50.8 (48–53)
Apgar score, mean (range)
 1 min   8 (7–10)
 5 min   9 (9–10)
 10 min   10 (10–10)
  1. aEnded in vaginal delivery: n = 3; FSS Fertility-sparing surgery.