products of conception

products of conception

Obstetrics The aggregate of tissues present in a fertilized gestation; in a pregnancy that has been terminated or aborted, chorionic villi and/or fetal tissue must be present in a specimen to make a definitive diagnosis of intrauterine–as opposed to ectopic pregnancy; decidualized and secretory endometrium may be found in either intrauterine and ectopic pregnancies
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The Court resolved the seeming contradiction between the Constitutional protection of the fight to life of the products of conception and the legality of abortion.
Yet PAN and Catholic church leaders applauded the Court's acceptance of the right to life of the products of conception, and its recognition that abortion is still to be understood as criminal in nature.
D&E was needed to complete the procedure), bleeding requiting transfusion, infection requiring intravenous antibiotics, retained products of conception requiring dilation and curettage, organ injury requiring additional surgery, cervical laceration requiring repair and hospital readmission.
Women who had a medical abortion were significantly more likely than those who underwent surgery to have retained products of conception requiring dilation and curettage (21% vs.
Currently, early pregnancy failures are often treated by dilatation and curettage, a surgical procedure that poses certain risks, including hemorrhage, uterine perforation, cervical tears, retained products of conception, and infection.
Among 21 women who received the 400-[micro]g dose, 8 (38%) passed the products of conception within 24 hours, and 4 more were successful within 24 hours of a second dose.
At the higher dose, 21 of 28 (75%) women passed the products of conception within the first day.
Those patients who failed to expel the products of conception after receiving misoprostol twice over 2 days were offered a choice of expectant management or suction curettage.
Pro-life advocates have seized on the picture as compelling evidence that the fetus is a human person, a "living being deserving of life," not merely "the products of conception.
Alfigen's experience with cytogenetic analysis of products of conception shows that the chromosomes most often involved in numerical abnormalities are, in decreasing order: 16, X, 21, 22, 15, 13, 18, 9, 8, and Y.

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