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Synonyms for curettage

surgery to remove tissue or growths from a bodily cavity (as the uterus) by scraping with a curette

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If the patient develops symptoms or tumour grows, then extended curettage is recommended.15 In case of multiple enchondromas, patients should be monitored for malignancy and deformities should be corrected by appropriate osteotomies.
Among these 58 bleeding patients, the inciting event or procedure was miscarriage, including artificial abortion and medium induction with or without curettage in 45 (77.6%), full-term normal delivery in 3 (5.2%), cesarean section in 3 (5.2%), and GTD in 7 (12.1%).
Endometrial sampling by dilatation and curettage is the gold standard investigation in the evaluation of AUB.
Comparative study of manual vacuum aspiration and uterine curettage for treatment of abortion.
A curettage, application of phenol, and allograft bone grafting were performed, and she was followed with serial radiographs.
She had previously undergone curettage and polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cementation of a biopsy-proven giant cell tumor of the first metatarsal two and a half years prior at a different institution.
More recently, hysteroscopic removal has been proposed in the literature as being a superior option to blind curettage [4-7].
Transvaginal ultrasound revealed a suspected molar pregnancy in the cesarean section scar and for histopathologic confirmation, suction curettage was performed.
Endometrial curettage and subsequent histopathology arrived at the diagnosis of endometrial serous carcinoma.
Depending on the extent and nature of the lesion, the treatment of ABC can vary from simple curettage to surgical resection [5,6].
Treatment of CGCG has historically been based on surgical curettage or wide local excision.
APA is considered as a benign lesion, which may recur or persist following conservative treatment with polypectomy or curettage. Furthermore, synchronous or metachronous occurrence of atypical hyperplasia or endometrioid adenocarcinoma within APA has been reported.
Objective: To analyze the efficacies of tumor curettage and resection for treatment of giant cell tumor of the bone (GCTB) around the knee joint (KJ).
The treatment of choice is aggressive curettage or resection of the tumor followed by bone grafting.