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A 35-year-old female asked:

Is d&c necessary to be part of hysteroscopy for removal of polyp or fibroid?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
Yes: Part of the procedure , also to asses status of endometrium and to rule out malignancy, .
Dr. Shiao-Yu Lee
Specializes in Gynecology
Probably: The D&C adds little additional risk to the hysteroscopy and is often beneficial to check the lining of the uterus besides the polyp od fibroid.

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