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A 41-year-old member asked:

Is having an abortion safe?

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Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syalanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
Yes: See a specialist. Done correctly it is very safe.
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology 41 years experience
Yes: Abortions if performed by an experienced provider has less risk than if you were a smoker and taking birth contrl pills. Safe if you are emotionally and morally prepared for the termination of the pregnancy.
Dr. Brian Nguyen
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Yes: Having an abortion is nearly ALWAYS safer than going through with an unplanned pregnancy. Independent of pregnancy though, abortion is VERY safe with risks of bleeding/infection/damage to the uterus all at

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Is it safe to get an abortion?

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Yes: As long as it is done by a qualified md who has been trained to do the procedure, .

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