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It avoids the risk of general anesthesia as well as the logistical problems of reserving the surgical suite for a dilation and curettage.
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.
9) was to compare trans vaginal ultrasound, hysteroscopy, and dilation and curettage (D & C) in the evaluation of women with peri menopausal and postmenopausal bleeding.
Horowitz' strategy is to take the patient to the operating room and do a thorough dilation and curettage, often with hysteroscopy, to ensure the tumor really is well-differentiated.
A FEW DAYS AFTER A WOMAN thought she miscarried, her family practitioner (FP) performed a dilation and curettage (D&C).
In this series, 14 of the 31 gifts needed a transfusion, and 4 required dilation and curettage.
Use of this device replaces the high-cost, high-risk diagnostic dilation and curettage procedure as an in-office cancer screening device.
After dilation and curettage, grade IB endometrial cancer was identified.
ATLANTA -- Abnormal vaginal bleeding in a woman of childbearing age may signal the presence of a placental polyp, particularly if she has recently undergone an abortion or dilation and curettage, Dr.