aseptic abortion

aseptic abortion

A nonspecific term for an abortion which is unaccompanied by sepsis.
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To ensure that safe abortion is available to the extent allowed by Law, Zambia should consider the World Health Organization's recommendations for safe provision, which include training providers about safe and aseptic abortion practice, ensuring the availability of needed equipment and supplies, and promoting the use of the safest methods for first-trimester abortions, including manual vacuum aspiration and medication abortion.
Her medical record showed two uncomplicated pregnancies, followed by an aseptic abortion in the second trimester, a further uncomplicated pregnancy, and two first-trimester miscarriages.
The World Health Organization's recommendations for ensuring that safe abortion is available to the extent allowed by law include training providers about safe and aseptic abortion practice, ensuring the availability of needed equipment and supplies, and promoting the use of the safest methods for first-trimester abortions, including medical abortion and manual vacuum aspiration.