Abortion Procedures

Medical Abortion: Drugs are used to empty the uterus.

Surgical Abortion: Instruments are used to remove the embryo/ fetus and placental tissue.

Induction Abortion: A lethal injection is used to kill the fetus and labour is induced to deliver the dead fetus.

1st Trimester

Medical Abortion: Abortion Pills   

Surgical Abortion: Aspiration dilatation and curettage (D&C)    

2nd trimester

Surgical Abortion: Dilation and Evacuation (D&E)    


3rd trimester

Induction Abortion: Injection and Stillbirth    


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