dilation and curettage

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Synonyms for dilation and curettage

a surgical procedure usually performed under local anesthesia in which the cervix is dilated and the endometrial lining of the uterus is scraped with a curet

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24) Inadequate samples from patients with persistent risk factors or symptoms generally were referred to gynecologists for further workup including dilation and curettage or hysteroscopy.
3) An acquired UAVM almost always occurs after a uterine trauma, such as dilation and curettage or caesarean section but can also be associated with normal vaginal birth or malignancy.
Finally, the preferred method for endometrial stripe should be hysteroscopy and dilation and curettage.
D&E was needed to complete the procedure), bleeding requiting transfusion, infection requiring intravenous antibiotics, retained products of conception requiring dilation and curettage, organ injury requiring additional surgery, cervical laceration requiring repair and hospital readmission.
In addition to the two phase 3 trials, an open label, multi-center safety study will be conducted in 150 patients undergoing minor procedures, including arthroscopy, bunionectomy, dilation and curettage, upper endoscopy, hysteroscopy, lithotripsy, arterio-venous shunt placement, and trans-esophageal echocardiograms.
It has been seen that acquired uterine AVM are associated with obstetric disorders and procedures such as multiple pregnancies, spontaneous miscarriages, previous dilation and curettage, therapeutic abortion and cesarean section.
83 SET OF INSTRUMENTAL FOR UTERINE CURETTAGE / dilation and curettage - Quantity: 2 / Lot N 84 SET OF INSTRUMENTAL FOR NECROPSY - Quantity: 1 / Lot No.
PHILADELPHIA -- Medical management of a missed abortion using misoprostol was more cost effective than surgical management by dilation and curettage, based on an economic analysis.
multiple gestation reduction; Amniocentesis; Cervical cerclage; Cervicography (cervigram); Cesarean section - elective; Chorionic villus sampling; Colposcopy Direct access for OB/GYN services, Dilation and Curettage (D & C), D & C plus hysteroscopy, D & C, Hysteroscopy plus pelvic laparoscopy - same day; Family Planning Services - birth control devices and genetic counseling, Norplant, Oral contraceptives - sterilization - tubal ligation/vasectomy, Sterilization - Tubal ligation or vasectomy, OTC products; Fetal fibronectin testing for preterm labor and delivery risk; Genetic Counseling and Testing; Home births; Hysterectomy; Outpatient hysterectomy; Hysteroscopy/Hysterosonography;
After being treated by her ObGyn for postmenopausal bleeding with medication and dilation and curettage, a 50-year-old woman underwent total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH).
7) dilation and curettage is necessary in symptomatic women with an endometrial thickness < 4 as well as asymptomatic women with endometrial thickness > 4 mm.