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What is a dilation and curettage done for?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Failed pregnancy

Usually for failed early pregnancy such as first-trimester miscarriage.
It's sometimes used as a diagnostic tool for non-pregnant women with irregular bleeding. There are other reasons as well.

In brief: Failed pregnancy

Usually for failed early pregnancy such as first-trimester miscarriage.
It's sometimes used as a diagnostic tool for non-pregnant women with irregular bleeding. There are other reasons as well.
Dr. Gerard Honore
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