Medical Termination of Pregnancy is legal & a procedure of terminating pregnancy using medicines. In the early stages of pregnancy (0-7 weeks), it can be terminated with the help of medicine, otherwise, the surgical process is needed.
Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or foetus before it can survive outside the uterus. A medical abortion, also known as medication abortion, occurs when pills are used to bring about an abortion
* Treatment procedure might vary from patient to patient
Dilation (or dilatation) and curettage (D& C) refers to the dilation (widening/opening) of the cervix and surgical removal of part of the lining of the uterus and/or contents of the uterus by scraping and scooping (curettage). It is a therapeutic gynaecological procedure as well as the most often used method of first trimester miscarriage or abortion
*Treatment procedure might vary from patient to patient. The final call shall be taken by the doctor after thorough examination.
Women must not think about getting a medical abortion if they can relate to one of the following :