Vacuum Curettage

Known as: Curettages, Vacuum, Curettage, Vacuum, Suction Curettages 
A surgical procedure in which the cervix is dilated (opened) and vacuum is used to remove tissue from the uterus
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Mifepristone and oral misoprostol are typically used for medical abortion in women up to 49 days of gestation, with a… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND We assessed whether the safety of first-trimester manual vacuum aspiration abortion done by health-care providers who… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
OBJECTIVE Pregnancy in previous cesarean scar is the rarest form of ectopic pregnancy. All reported cases in the literature that… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To estimate and describe the magnitude of abortion complications presenting at public hospitals in Kenya. DESIGN… (More)
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2004
2004
INTRODUCTION Home-use of misoprostol would reduce the number of visits and improve access to medical abortion. We evaluated… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND The effect of misoprostol administered by different routes on pregnant uterine contractility was investigated… (More)
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2003
2003
In the first 18 months since mifepristone was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use with misoprostol for… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The application of a pneumatic tourniquet in orthopedic procedures enhances local fibrinolysis. Consequently, a short-term… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVES To assess women's preferences for, and the acceptability of, medical abortion and vacuum aspiration in the early first… (More)
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1983
1983
Cervical injury is one of the most frequent complications of suction curettage abortion, yet little is known about its risk… (More)
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