Flashcards in abortion Deck (16)
loss of pregnancy prior to 20 weeks
Vaginal bleeding within first 20 weeks of gestation not ending in spontaneous abortion, w/o cervical dilation
Vaginal bleeding with cervical dilation but no passage of tissue
Vaginal bleeding with cervical dilation and partial expulsion of products of conception (POC)
Vaginal bleeding decreasing, All POC expelled, Cervix closed
Fetal death with or without spotting
Threatened, inevitable, or incomplete abortion with signs of uterine infection
fetal cardiac activity seen on TV U/S when hcg >
most frequently performed gyn surgery
dilation and curettage (D&C)
when is dilation and curettage performed?
when is dilation & evacuation performed?
most commonly used medical abortion regimen
for how long is medical abortion safe?
49 days gestation
recurrent pregnancy loss is defined as ___losses before_____
3+ losses before 20 weeks
_____% abortions have major complications