Use of a flexible cannula to bypass an obstructing fibroid during a first-trimester surgical abortion: A case report

ArticleinThe Journal of reproductive medicine 48(7):551-2 · August 2003with15 Reads
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    Uterine fibroids can pose a significant obstacle in surgical abortions.
    A fibroid uterus precluded successful uterine evacuation after 3 attempts. Using a flexible cannula, the definitive procedure was completed.
    A flexible cannula can be useful in surgical abortions complicated by uterine fibroids.