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Question: Will D&E terminate undeveloped embryo?

 CncrndHsbnd - Thu Jan 08, 2009 10:38 pm

My wife miscarried very early on. She eventually passed some of it, so we went to a doctor and removed whatever may be left by way of vacuum aspiration.

Q: Will vacuum aspiration terminate an embryo that just implanted?

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 S.WILLIAMS,RN - Fri Jan 23, 2009 8:38 pm

aspiration of the contents of the uterus is just that. Evacuation of the lining of the womb. I'm very sorry for your loss. This procedure should not effect future pregnancy.

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