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Dilatation And Curettage Abortion
Depends why: Often a d & c may be done under sedation with Propofol and other meds such as versed or fentanyl. The gyn doctor may use local anesthesia around the cervix. If it's an emergency situation where the patient doesn't have an empty stomach, if the patient is extremely obese, or if there is heavy bleeding, general anesthesia may be safest. The ob/gyn and anes doctors will decide the best plan. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Dilatation and Curettage, known as a D and C, is a common procedure where the cervix is dilated and the doctor will clear the uterus of pregnancy tissue. It can be performed in the office or in an outpatient procedure center. It is done under sedation ...Read more
Not always: Early miscarriages of less than 6 to 8 weeks sometimes do not retain products of conception obviating the d & c. Always check with your ob-gyn md for examination post miscarriage to determine the necessity of d & c or not. ...Read more
I had d and c and hysterscopy for abnormal uterine bleeding. Does hysteroacopy detect cancer during procedure or only when removed tissue is analyzed?
No, it may suggest: No, tissue is needed for diagnosis. Irregularity, nodules or masses on hysteroscopy may suggest likely cancer but rissue analysis by a pathologist is required both to tell what type and grade and prognosis of cancer and to screen out benign causses of irregularity or nodular mass. ...Read more
Bleeding, clotting, cramping 6weeks after med. Abortion + methergine (methylergonovine). No tissue on ultrasound 2 weeks ago. Aspiration next. Possible extra ectopic?
Crl32.3at9w5d.Spotting from 13may.Internalexam showed spotting is from the cervix.Can this lead to any pregnant complications like cervix dilation early?
Possibly: I assume that you are still quite early in your pregnancy, that the sonogram has shown a fetal heartbeat, and that the spotting is still present. Serial ultrasounds documenting fetal growth and a heart beat is important - as is avoidance of strenuous activity and intercourse. The main risk here is, hopefully not, a miscarriage. Dilation of the cervix is a risk that is seen later in pregnancy. ...Read more
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Usually : Mostly the bleeding stops in a few days. If the bleeding is prolonged then have your doc check HCG levels and make sure that they are falling and that the tissue is all removed. Sometimes it takes longer, until the HCG levels are back to zero. Talk to your doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Medicine abortion can be done up to which week of pregnancy? Or till what week of pregnancy medicine abortion is advised over surgical abortion?
Mifepristone: Med and surgical abortion are both safe methods. Med ab is less effective though the farther along you are. The max at most places is 7 weeks, though dinner institutions will go up to 8 weeks gestation. Sometimes with medical abortion, the uterus will be incompletely emptied and will need surgical completion, about 2-5%. ...Read more
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