African mothers 50 times more likely to die after c-section than moms in rich countries, study says

The maternal mortality rate in African countries was “substantially higher than expected”: 5.43 deaths per 1,000 operations, compared with 0.1 deaths per 1,000 operations inside the UK. Similarly, 1 in 6 African women experienced complications during cesarean surgery, three times the rate of women inside the United States.



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