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What is a uterine perforation and how is it repaired?

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Dr. Luis Gonzalez
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Perforation

The uterus is very muscular. Procedures with sharp instruments such as uterine curettage (d and c) may cause a defect through the uterine wall.
Most often, these perforations heal spontaneously.

In brief: Perforation

The uterus is very muscular. Procedures with sharp instruments such as uterine curettage (d and c) may cause a defect through the uterine wall.
Most often, these perforations heal spontaneously.
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