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Is it necessary to undergo a dilatation & curettage after a lost pregnacy?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not always: Early miscarriages of less than 6 to 8 weeks sometimes do not retain products of conception obviating the d & c. Always check with your ob-gyn md for examination post miscarriage to determine the necessity of d & c or not.

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