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Instrument used for Dilatation and curettage?
Ovum forcep,dull/sharp curret,hystetometer,Tenaculum,Uterine forcep,Vaginal Retractor
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Not if it's done correctly, no. Every surgery has risks but it's very rare.
dilation and currettage is usually done under anesthesia. There is associated post operative cramping similar to cramping during the monthly cycle
You are fertile right after until the hormones have settled but should wait at least 4 months until trying to get pregnant again to try to avoid miscarriage.
Almost 50% of all women end up having a D&C after an abortion or miscarriage so yes, there is no problem having babies after.
If general anesthesia will be used, the patient will be instructed to refrain from eating and drinking for at least eight hours before the procedure.sedatives may be given bef…ore the procedure begins.
It is a surgical method to clean out a uterus after a miscarriage, to perform an abortion past 9 weeks or to remove tumors. The cervix is dilated and the tool used to scrape t…he uterus wall is called a Curette.
You should get it back within 2 months counting from the D&C.
Dilatation and curettage (D and C) is a gynecological procedure in which the cervix is dilated (expanded) and the lining of the uterus (endometrium) is scraped away.
commonly used to obtain tissue for microscopic evaluation to rule out cancer. D and C may also be used to diagnose and treat heavy menstrual bleeding, and to diagnose endometr…ial polyps and uterine fibroids.
to remove pregnancy tissue after a miscarriage, incomplete abortion, or childbirth. Endometrial polyps may be removed, and sometimes benign uterine tumors (fibroids) may be sc…raped away
Fractional dilatation and curettage is a technique where each section of the uterus is examined and scraped to get samples from all parts of the uterus. Fractional dilatation …and curettage is the original diagnostic procedure used to rule out endometrial cancer, which has since been replaced by endometrial biopsy. (http://ehealthforum.com/health/fractional-d-c-t155182-a1.html)
The primary risk after the procedure is infection.certain risks associated with general anesthesia such as pulmonary aspiration and failed intubation. Rare complications inclu…de perforation of the uterus.Extensive scarring.Asherman's syndrome
How painful is dilatation and curettage
There are a number of alternatives to D and C, depending on the reason for doing the procedure.Expectant management of spontaneous abortion.Endometrial biopsy.Vacuum scraping.…Hysteroscopy.Hysterectomy
Code 59812 is used to report the dilation and curettage (either sharp or suction curettage) for the surgical management of an incomplete abortion. However, if the patient is s…eptic and is diagnosed as experiencing an incomplete abortion, do not use code 59812.