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Laws about abortion in your country, practice of abortion (induced abortion), cases of abortion, discussion on abortion?

Laws about abortion in your country, practice of abortion (induced abortion), cases of abortion, discussion on abortion?

Varies: The laws about abortion vary from state to state from serious obstacles to very little obstacle. We have a serious problem with these issues in the usa largely from groups stating that god disapproves (even though not in the bible) and that potential life begins at conception therefore anything preventing development is killing. These are mostly very strongly held but erroneous beliefs. ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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What are the benefits of a medical abortion vs a surgical abortion?

What are the benefits of a medical abortion vs a surgical abortion?

Avoids a procedure: Medical abortion may be chosen by a woman who would prefer not to have a surgical procedure, although a small percentage of medical abortion patients may still need a surgery (d&c). ...Read more

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Cost of colposcopy?

Cost of colposcopy?

Ask your doc: Or planned parenthood clinic, the price can really vary depending on who does it and what state and there will also be a charge from the patholgy lab. ...Read more

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Another treatment of unplanned pregnancies--working in an abortion clinic?

Another treatment of unplanned pregnancies--working in an abortion clinic?

Perhaps: Though your work will not directly impact fertility, it may heighten your awareness of contraception and the impact of a pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is the cost of Accutane without insurance?

Around $500/month: Depending on your area and what pharmacy you use, you should expect to pay somewhere around $500 a month for Isotretinoin (generic of accutane). ...Read more

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What's the cost of undoing a vesectomy?

What's the cost of undoing a vesectomy?

Vasectomy: Cost of vasectomy varies depending if you are going through your insurance or paying cash. They range from mid 500 to 800 dollars for cash paying pts. To save cost chk to see if doctor sends out the vas specimen for pathological reading. This is an option and can increase the cost. Do not confuse vas specimen from the post vasectomy semen analysis (s) which is a must to ensure sterility. ...Read more

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What our the risks of a fourth abortion?

What our the risks of a fourth abortion?

Medical or surgical?: Every abortion can cause risk to the uterus. With surgical abortions, eventually the lining of the uterus can become so scarred it will make it impossible to have a normal pregnancy once you are ready. Medical abortions are safer to the uterus. But all abortions carry emotion trauma that is truly hard to recover from. Once you decide the outcome of this pregnancy, lets find good contraception. ...Read more

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What is the proper procedure for a medical abortion? Given only 4 pills of misoprostol

Many proper: Procedures; depends on the gestational age, patient specifics, and doctor preferences. Many don't use Misoprostol at all, it's not required, don't worry about number of tablets! ...Read more

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Normal duration of bleeding of 4 weeks pregnancy abortion after medical abortion?

Normal duration of  bleeding of 4 weeks pregnancy  abortion after medical abortion?

Varies: Bleeding usually lasts as long as a heavy period and gradually decreases to light bleeding or a heavy brown discharge. There may be spotting irregularly for up to 2 weeks. ...Read more

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What the complication of missd abortion?

Missed abortion: Treatment for missed abortion can be 1) watchful waiting, 2) medication, or 3) surgery. These will be successful at resolving the pregnancy about 60%, 90%, and 100% of the time, respectively. The last is the fastest and most tolerated, but most expensive. Watchful waiting has small risks of bleeding, infection, or blood clot. I recommend counselling with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is abortion at 21 weeks gestation available in the state of georgia?

ALMOST IMPOSSBLE : The georgia legislature passed a restrictive abortion bill in may 2012. It states that the only way a woman can get an abortion past 20 weeks is if a doctor and two additional consulting doctors conclude that the abortion is necessary to protect the life of the mother. If you can go to a less restrictive nearby sate, this may be the best way to get the abortion, but you must hurry! ...Read more

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What's the average cost of a skin bleaching procedure?

What's the average cost of a skin bleaching procedure?

Depends: It really depends on what procedure you are talking about. There are prescription topical creams usually not covered by your insurance that can lighten your skin. The price varies depending on what pharmacy you use so i recommend price checking. There are also things that aestheticians and physicians can do but they tend to be more expensive. ...Read more

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Whats the price of acyclovir, without any kind of insurance?

Whats the price of acyclovir, without any kind of insurance?

You can use: Pharmacy Checker . com to get an idea of prices at different pharmacies. https://www.pharmacychecker.com/generic/acyclovir-prices ...Read more

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Is D&C done only for abortion or termination of pregnancy?

No: D & C can also be done for abnormally thicker uterine lining to obtain sample for biopsy to rule out uterine CA or to help terminate excessive bleeding. It can also be done for retained placenta after childbirth ...Read more

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What are the costs of assisted living compared to the costs of a nursing home?

What are the costs of assisted living compared to the costs of a nursing home?

Many variables: There are many variables to consider when considering long-term care. Cost is affected by location & unit (1bdrm vs shared) as well as type of care required. Nursing homes are typically more expensive than assisted living b/c staffing requirements. Check out http://www.aarp.org/relationships/caregiving-resource-center/LTCC.html as starting point for comparison. ...Read more

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What is the cost of holmium laser - enucleation of prostate?

What is the cost of holmium laser - enucleation of prostate?

$3000, but varies. : Costs vary between institutions, but a 2006 analysis showed a mean cost of $2900 for the holep procedure. The most significant cost factors were the operative time, operating room surgical setup/disposables, and hospital stay. ...Read more

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What is the cost of dental implants?

What is the cost of dental implants?

Wide range: You can see by the previous answers that a wide range of costs exists. Lowest cost not the best idea. Quality counts. ...Read more

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How much does it cost to get abortion if you are 16?

$$$ or emotionally?: The financial cost is between $ 300 to $400 in the USA. It may require a visit to a clinic. In the USA a pregnant 16 year old is considered a "emancipated minor" and can seek care without a parents' permission. ...Read more

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How much does an abortion cost in spokane, washington?

How much does an abortion cost in spokane, washington?

I am not sure but...: You can contact your local planned parenthood. They definitely will have free councilling services and perhaps procedures. Abortion is a huge decision that will change your life forever please please seek councilling before making your final decision. Lots and lots people would love to adopt a baby. ...Read more

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How much does an abortion cost? (Just curious) in Atlanta, georgia during the first month?

How much does an abortion cost? (Just curious) in Atlanta, georgia during the first month?

Planned parenthood: Please consult the folks at the site given below. It may be available without cost. http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-center/georgia/atlanta/30303/atlanta-downtown-center-2444-90330 ...Read more

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How much does an abortion cost in indianapolis indiana?

How much does an abortion cost in indianapolis indiana?

I don't know: But go to your local women's clinic that does routine exams. Inquire about local facilities and options, and they should be able to point you in the right direction. There will also be comprehensive councelling that you need to go through, in order to assure that you fully understand all options and aspects of this difficult decision. Talk to your doctor first, and your pastor. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How much does an abortion cost? Looking for cost inclusive of all required check ups, ultrasounds and all other necessary factors

My : My best advice for you is to find a clinic in your area that performs abortions. Call and inquire about cost. They should be able to give you a price range. I believe the fee is based on how many weeks pregnant the patient is; for example the price someone further along in their pregnancy will be greater than someone in the early weeks of their pregnancy. Also each state has laws as far as when it is legal to perform an abortion. Make sure you and/or the person in question is well informed. ...Read more

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How to get abortion?

How to get abortion?

Depend on baby's age: The medicine is by prescription, so a woman goes to her Ob-Gyn doctor (or a women's clinic) to be evaluated for it. Whether or not medicine can be used also depends on the age of the baby fetus (the number of weeks pregnant). The doctor will talk with the patient to be sure that the patient is making a good permanent decision, because abortion is a hard decision for any woman to make. ...Read more

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Medicine for abortion?

Yes: Yes this is possible if you are early enough. ...Read more

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How is an abortion done?

Depends: on how far along you are and your medical risk factors. Medicine can be used or surgery. ...Read more

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How can I do one abortion?

See a provider: You need the help of a physician. Look for a planned parenthood clinic close to you, they might be able to help or point you in the right direction. ...Read more

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Is having an abortion safe?

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. ...Read more

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How do abortion pills work?

Interrupts hormones: Mifepristone (aka ru 486) works by interrupting the pregnancy hormones which support the growth of the growing fetus and placenta. About 48 hours later, another medicine called Misoprostol is taken to help expel the pregnancy. This type of abortion is best done prior to 7 weeks, although sometime can be used even later up to 9 weeks. ...Read more

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How do they do an abortion?

How do they do an abortion?

D&C: Abortion is a d and c usually. However there is a pill protocol that can induce an abortion. That is called ru 486. Please consult your doctor for all your options. ...Read more

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How can I get abortion pills?

Uncertain: I am not certain about the laws in Macao. In the states you can get abortion pills from a licensed physician or a clinic such as Planned Parenthood. In some states it is also available thru e-health web site such as HealthTap. Wish I could be more help. ...Read more

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Can i get a medical abortion?

Possibly: Depending on where you live and how far pregnant you are a medical abortion may be an option. Check these sites for info: www.Earlyoptionpill.Com or www.Womenonweb.Org. ...Read more

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Who can advise me on abortion?

Your Physician: Your physician should be able to give you advice. ...Read more

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Is having an abortion painful?

Depends : For abortions done prior to 12 weeks of pregnancy, strong pain relievers or a light anesthetic may be used. If you do experience discomfort during the dilation of the cervix or actual scrapping of the uterus, it will be similar to a strong menstrual cramp. After the procedure, you may experience light cramping for a day. If this persists or worsens contact your doctor for re-evaluation. ...Read more

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Is abortion a safe procedure ?

Abortions safe: Abortions or any other surgical procedure performed by a skilled, trained physician can have complications. There are less problems if the patient has good health with few to no medical problems. An abortion has fewer risks if performed prior to the first trimester ...Read more

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Can you tell me about abortion?

What can I tell you?: Here are some good websites: www.Prochoice.Org and www.Plannedparenthood.Org and if you want data about statistics check www.Guttmacher.Org or feel free to reply or ask a more specific question if you need info. ...Read more