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Table 4 Proportion of pregnant women that were aware of danger signs in pregnancy.

From: Antenatal care in The Gambia: Missed opportunity for information, education and communication

Pregnancy-related danger signs N = 418
  n %
Anaemia/pallor/fatigue/breathlessness 121 28.9
Hypertension/headache/swelling/fits 103 24.6
Haemorrhage/heavy bleeding 62 14.8
Sepsis/foul smelling discharge/postpartum abdominal pain 21 5.0
Cessation of fetal movement/baby does not move 13 3.1
Light bleeding/spotting 9 2.2
Abnormal lie/position of fetus 3 0.7
Multiple pregnancy/large abdomen 0 0.0
Difficult/obstructed/prolonged labour/"sun set two times" 0 0.0
Previous bad obstetric history/abdominal scars/previous stillbirth 0 0.0