2015 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Post-Fertilization Age and Procedure

2015 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy by Post-Fertilization Age^ and Procedure*
Procedure Total < 9 Weeks 9 - 10 Weeks 11 - 12 Weeks 13 - 14 Weeks 15 - 16 Weeks 17 - 20 Weeks 21 - 24 Weeks >= 25 Weeks Unk
Suction
Curettage
43,823 36,834 4,235 2,149 464 122 15 1 0 3
Medical (Non Surgical) 6,029 5,971 3 3 2 6 31 10 2 1
Dilation &
Evacuation
4,386 818 344 664 1,065 764 728 3 0 0
Intra-Uterine 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Sharp
Curettage
68 56 1 6 4 0 1 0 0 0
Hysterotomy/
Hysterectomy
4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Other/
Unknown
974 ** 679 40 27 21 20 88 55 24 20
Total 55,287 44,359 4,623 2,850 1,556 913 867 69 26 24

^ Based on the 83rd Texas Legislature requirement, starting with 2014 Induced Terminations of Pregnancy (ITOP) data, fetus age is reported in weeks post-fertilization versus the previously reported weeks of gestation. Post-Fertilization Age (PFA) is generally two weeks less than gestational age.

* Includes both Texas residence and Texas occurrence induced terminations of pregnancy.

** Out of State induced terminations of pregnancy are procedures performed outside of Texas to Texas residents. Of 974 cases with Procedure Type Other/Unknown, 960 are Out of State procedures.