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A 30-year-old member asked:

What is a dilation and curettage done for?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Failed pregnancy: Usually for failed early pregnancy such as first-trimester miscarriage. It's sometimes used as a diagnostic tool for non-pregnant women with irregular bleeding. There are other reasons as well.
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