Prophylactic antibiotics for transcervical intrauterine procedures.

  title={Prophylactic antibiotics for transcervical intrauterine procedures.},
  author={Jadsada Thinkhamrop and Malinee Laopaiboon and Pisake Lumbiganon},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND The transcervical intrauterine route is commonly used for operative gynecological procedures in women. The vagina is an area of the body that is abundant with normal bacterial flora. An operative procedure through the vagina may, therefore, be considered to have added potential for resulting in post-procedure infection. Prophylactic antibiotics… CONTINUE READING