Pregnancy outcomes after removal of osmotic dilators in patients who presented for second-trimester abortion.

Affiliation

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The objective was to report pregnancy outcomes and potentially related complications among 13 patients who had osmotic dilators placed for second-trimester dilation and evacuation (D&E) followed by subsequent removal with the intention to continue their pregnancies.

Keywords

Abortion,Laminaria,Osmotic dilators,Termination,

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