Dilation and curettage procedure is usually done as an outpatient procedure. Few hours before the procedure, the doctor will start the process of dilating the cervix and is generally done when the cervix needs to be dilated more than in a normal D&C procedure, such as during pregnancy terminations.
Ask someone to drop you home after the procedure as you may feel drowsy after the anaesthesia wears off.
During the procedure, the doctor will ask you to lie on your back on an examination table while your legs rest in stirrups. Then the doctor will insert an instrument called a speculum into the vagina to see the cervix and will insert dilators into the cervix to slowly dilate the cervix until it is opened properly. After that, the doctor will remove the dilation rods and inserts an instrument called a currette that removes uterine tissue
Abortion became legal in India in 1971 under certain circumstances. The bill, “Medical Termination and Pregnancy Act” was passed by the parliament keeping in mind the progress the medical science had in the field to make the abortions safe and its side effects not life-threatening.
While the abortion laws differ from country to country, in India, it can be performed on certain circumstances until 20 weeks of pregnancy. But there are few exceptional cases, where the court may allow a termination post 20 weeks.
An abortion is not a small thing, be it surgical or medical, the side effect of abortion is unavoidable. Therefore, if abortion is on your mind, then you can trust Motherhood. Our team of doctors will carefully study your case and will provide you the best multidisciplinary treatment available.
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