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what is the management of blighted ovum?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Three options.: D&c, Misoprostol or expectant management. The best choice should be reached after discussion with your gynecologist.
Answered on May 18, 2018
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