D & E plus suction in midtrimester abortion.

This is a discussion of the best procedures to follow for 2nd trimester abortions. Use of the intra-amniotic saline exbhange technique is associated with greater incidences of morbidity and greater costs necessitated by an overnight hospital stay. Dilatation and evacuation (D & E) is recommended instead of saline instillation for 2nd trimester procedures… CONTINUE READING