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Dilatation and curettage

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37109
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997
Available Online
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Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure in which the cervix is dilated and a special instrument is used to scrape the uterine lining. A D & C is done for different reasons, such as; for heavy bleeding, bleeding after menopause or to remove tissue after miscarriage.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
Alternate Title
D&C
a patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Dilatation and Curettage
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Dilatation and extraction abortion
Miscarriage--Treatment
Postoperative care
Abstract
Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure in which the cervix is dilated and a special instrument is used to scrape the uterine lining. A D & C is done for different reasons, such as; for heavy bleeding, bleeding after menopause or to remove tissue after miscarriage.
Notes
The French version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997
Zone
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[In French] Dilatation et curetage (DC)

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37167
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997-FR
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[In French] Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure in which the cervix is dilated and a special instrument is used to scrape the uterine lining. A D & C is done for different reasons, such as; for heavy bleeding, bleeding after menopause or to remove tissue after miscarriage.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
IWK. Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit
Alternate Title
Guide de la patiente
Dilatation and curettage
D&C
a patient guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Dilatation and Curettage
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Miscarriage--Treatment
Postoperative care
Uterus--Surgery
Abstract
[In French] Dilation and curettage (D&C) is a procedure in which the cervix is dilated and a special instrument is used to scrape the uterine lining. A D & C is done for different reasons, such as; for heavy bleeding, bleeding after menopause or to remove tissue after miscarriage.
Notes
The English version of this pamphlet is also available.
Responsibility
IWK Family Newborn Adult Surgery Unit, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0997-FR
Zone
All Zones
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Laparotomy Surgery

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37061
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0904
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Formerly titled "Gynaecology Surgery". All about having gynaecology surgery at the IWK Health Centre. After going to Admitting, present to the pre-operative area on the 3rd floor IWK Women's Site. You will be directed to an area where a nurse will help you prepare for surgery. You will change into a hospital gown. Glasses, contact lenses, partial plates and dentures must be removed. If you have capped teeth, crowns, bridges, or plates, tell the nurse or anesthetist.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
Alternate Title
Gynecology
A Patient Guide
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Female Urogenital Diseases - surgery
Laparotomy
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Generative organs, Female--Surgery
Laparoscopic surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
Formerly titled "Gynaecology Surgery". All about having gynaecology surgery at the IWK Health Centre. After going to Admitting, present to the pre-operative area on the 3rd floor IWK Women's Site. You will be directed to an area where a nurse will help you prepare for surgery. You will change into a hospital gown. Glasses, contact lenses, partial plates and dentures must be removed. If you have capped teeth, crowns, bridges, or plates, tell the nurse or anesthetist.
Responsibility
IWK Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0904
Zone
All Zones
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Manual Vacuum Aspiration

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37029
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0821
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Manual Vacuum procedure is a method of removing tissue from the uterus after a miscarriage. This brochure discisses the benefits of the procedure, your first clinic visit, the procedure itself, and medications after the procedure.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics
Alternate Title
Patient and Family Information
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Abortion, Spontaneous - therapy
Postoperative Care
Uterus - surgery
Subjects (LCSH)
Miscarriage--Treatment
Postoperative care
Uterus--Surgery
Abstract
Manual Vacuum procedure is a method of removing tissue from the uterus after a miscarriage. This brochure discisses the benefits of the procedure, your first clinic visit, the procedure itself, and medications after the procedure.
Responsibility
IWK Adult Surgery and Women's Ambulatory Clinics, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0821
Zone
All Zones
Less detail