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Women who had a medical abortion were significantly more likely than those who underwent surgery to have retained products of conception requiring dilation and curettage (21% vs.
In addition to the two phase 3 trials, an open label, multi-center safety study will be conducted in 150 patients undergoing minor procedures, including arthroscopy, bunionectomy, dilation and curettage, upper endoscopy, hysteroscopy, lithotripsy, arterio-venous shunt placement, and trans-esophageal echocardiograms.
PHILADELPHIA -- Medical management of a missed abortion using misoprostol was more cost effective than surgical management by dilation and curettage, based on an economic analysis.