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curettage

[‚kyu̇·rə′täzh]
(medicine)
Scraping of the inside of a body cavity or the hollow of an organ with a curet.
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Ultrasound-guided suction curettage is accepted as a reliable first-line treatment (9).
The current study was planned to compare the effectiveness of intrauterine lidocaine infusion (IUL), a paracervical block with lidocaine (PBL), and IV administration of an NSAID (tenoxicam) for decreasing the pain levels associated with endometrial sampling with a Pipelle suction curettage device.
High intensity focused ultrasound combined with suction curettage for the treatment of Caesarean scar pregnancy; Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 May; 94(18):e854.
Rather than removing each one individually, the optimal approach is suction curettage followed by reexamination with the hysteroscope." Okay, Richard, credit for this pearl goes to you!
(31) For example, in 2000, 23% of births were abdominal (cesarean) deliveries, whereas fewer than 1% of suction curettage procedures required intra-abdominal surgery.
We ended up having to perform a suction curettage when the misoprostol didn't expel all of the pregnancy.
Suction curettage using laminaria (rather than rigid dilators) for cervical dilatation is the safest available procedure for terminating pregnancies at the stage of fetal development optimal for tissue procurement.
Rest of the management was the same as with traditional suction curettage. On completion of procedure women were transferred to ward where they were observed for 2-3 hrs and assessment of symptoms related to operative procedure was made.
In one of the series involving 45 cases treated by methotrexate followed by suction curettage, mean blood loss was significant at 707 mL (standard deviation, 642 mL; range, 100-2,000 mL), and treatment failed in three patients despite insertion of a Foley balloon catheter.
Saad has found that using standard suction curettage equipment with a No.
And this assumes that all those abortions were standard first-trimester suction curettage abortions, when we know that there are Planned Parenthood clinics which advertise and perform more expensive chemical and later-term abortions.
During exploratory laparotomy, left salpingo-oophorectomy is performed, and a hemorrhagic ovarian cyst is removed, with evacuation of hemoperitoneum, followed by suction curettage. Almost no tissue is present in the uterine cavity at the time of surgery.