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Is dilation and curettage a safe procedure?

Hello! I had a abortion 2 years age. Now I m 11 weeks pregnant. At 6 weeks I had a TVS and found two babies and have cardiac activities but after 10 weeks I found brownish discharge and go to the Dr and made 2 TVS both found no cardiac activities now Dr decided to go for a D&C. Is it harm full to have 2 D&C
Mon, 30 Apr 2018
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In the intrauterine death of twins of 11 weeks gestation, it is needful to remove the pregnancy out and Dilation and curettage (D&C) done at the hands of an experienced doctor is safe.

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Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale
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