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Table 3 Obstetrical outcomes after radical trachelectomy (where N > 50 reported)

From: Fertility-sparing management in cervical cancer: balancing oncologic outcomes with reproductive success

Study Successful fertility sparing management# Attempted to conceive Conceptions T1/T2 losses Live births (ongoing pregnancy) Median follow up months for entire series (range)
Bernardini 2003 [114] 80 39 22 4 18
Hertel 2006 [29] 106 18 3 12 (3) 29 (1–128)
Shepherd 2006 [108] 112 63 55 28 (3) 45a (1–120)
Li 2011 [53] 56 10 2 0 1 (1) 23 (1–78)
Plante 2011 [57] 110 106 29 77 95 (4–225)
Kim 2012 [115] 77 35 27 7 20
Wethington 2012 [110] 70 38 31 9 16 (6) 32 (1–124)
Cao 2013 [51] 150 77 20 9 14 25 (6–91)
Nishio 2013 [116] 114 69 31 5 21 (5) 33
Vieira 2015 [113] 83 34 19 5 10 (4) 51 (10–147)
Hauerberg 2015 [112] 108 72 77 21 53 (3) 55.7 (5.5–147)
Kasuga 2016 [117] 172 109 61 13 43 (5)
Total 1238 546 469 105 313 (30)  
Crude rates
(%)
    TI/T2 loss rate = 22.4 % Live birth rate = 66.7 % &  
  1. Abbreviations: T1 first trimester, T2 second trimester
  2. aOnly mean follow up is reported
  3. #Excludes those who had completion hysterectomy, or received fertility-compromising adjuvant treatment
  4. & Does not include ongoing pregnancies