The full form of D & is Dilation and Curettage, which is a minor surgical procedure that opens the cervix. The opening of the uterus or the womb is known as the cervix. After the cervix is dilated, the doctor uses a curette (spoon-shaped object) to remove the tissue of the inner lining of the uterus.
Few of the reasons to use D & C are:
Individuals who are undergoing D & C should follow the below precautions:
After anesthesia is administered following are the steps performed:
Following can be the few of the risks associated with D & C:
Apart from these, please consult the doctor to know more about the risks and benefits of undergoing D & C procedure.