Table 1

Clinical characteristics of women with an ectopic pregnancy according to surgical treatment*

CharacteristicsSalpingectomySalpingostomyTubal anastomosisp Value
Number43411272
Age (years), mean±SD29.4±5.128.8±4.928.1±6.00.116
Unmarried, n (%)98 (22.6)20 (17.9)22 (30.6)0.133
Smoking habits, n (%)39 (9.0)9 (8.0)7 (9.7)0.920
Previous spontaneous abortion, n (%)26 (6.0)4 (4.2)*5 (11.1)#0.271
Previous induced abortion, n (%)184 (42.4)30 (26.8)25 (34.7)0.008
History of live birth, n (%)164 (37.8)28 (29.2)*22 (48.9)#0.030
Tubal disease, n (%)49 (11.3)14 (12.5)11 (15.3)0.616
Normal contralateral tube, n (%)327 (75.3)72 (64.3)32 (44.4)<0.001
  • *Data based on 95 women. #Data based on 45 women.