Is methotrexate administration needed for the treatment of caesarean section scar pregnancy in addition to suction curettage?

@article{evket2014IsMA,
  title={Is methotrexate administration needed for the treatment of caesarean section scar pregnancy in addition to suction curettage?},
  author={Osman Şevket and Seda Keskin and Seda Ateş and Taner Molla and Ramazan Dansuk and Hasan Fehmi Yazicioglu and Oğuz Yucel},
  journal={The European journal of contraception & reproductive health care : the official journal of the European Society of Contraception},
  year={2014},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={128-33}
}
OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the clinical outcomes and safety of treating caesarean scar pregnancy (CSP) by means of suction curettage followed when required by Foley tamponade, with or without methotrexate (MTX) therapy preceding the curettage. METHODS Twenty-five patients with CSP were identified between August 2008 and April 2012. The first team of doctors treated Group A patients (n = 11) with systemic MTX followed by dilatation and suction curettage whereas the second team of doctors… CONTINUE READING