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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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Can you have kids later if you have an abortion now?

Can you have kids later if you have an abortion now?

Usually, adoption is: A good option, you can improve 3 peoples lives by this selfless act. ...Read more

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When do you have an abortion with a d&c?

12 weeks: Abortion with D&C is usually done up to 12 weeks, after 12 weeks an evacuation is called a d&e and is a fairly different procedure. ...Read more

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Up to how many months can you have an abortion? and also how many months do you have to be to find out the gender of the baby

Up to how many months can you have an abortion? and also how many months do you have to be to find out the gender of the baby

Depends: You can identify gender as early as 8 weeks using a noninvasive PIPP test.This extracts fetal cells circulating in mother's blood for testing.It is usually done to detect paternity but gender or chromosome studies can be done also. The limits on termination depend on the laws in your state. ...Read more

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Can you have an abortion with ovarian cysts?

Can you have an abortion with ovarian cysts?

Yes.: Ovarian cysts are typically benign and don't interfere with pregnancy or abortion. Your doctor may elect to keep an eye on the cysts with follow up ultrasound. ...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?

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?

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?

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