Manual vacuum aspiration- walk in and walk out procedure

Authors:  Dr. Gautam S. Aher, Dr. S. A. Shinde, Dr. U. G. Gavali

VIMS Health Sci Journal:  2014, 1 (3) | Abstract | pdf PDF Full Article | DOI:

Abstract:

Objective – To prove the efficacy, safety & simplicity of MVA with basic infrastructure.

Method - This prospective study was conducted since January 2010- December 2012. Patients included in the study were up to 12 weeks of gestation who underwent MVA using double valve MVA syringe. Results - Procedure was done at OPD; time required was 10- 15 min. neither general anesthesia nor sedation was required. Efficacy of procedure was 99%. Incomplete uterine evacuation was seen in 2 cases. The procedure was tolerated by all the patients. Patients were discharged within 1- 1.5 hrs. Conclusion - MVA is safe, simple, effective method of 1st trimester MTP with minimal surgical complication, this is a walk in & walk out procedure.

Key words: MVA, abortion

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Vancouver/ICMJE Style

 Aher G, Shinde S, Gavali U, Manual Vacuum Aspiration- Walk In And Walk Out Procedure, VIMSHSJ, (2014), 1(3), pp- 6-10

Harvard Style

 Aher G, Shinde S, Gavali U, (2014), Manual Vacuum Aspiration- Walk In And Walk Out Procedure, VIMS Health Science Journal(VIMSHSJ),1(3), pp- 6-10

APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Aher G, Shinde S, Gavali U, (2014), Manual Vacuum Aspiration- Walk In And Walk Out Procedure, VIMS Health Science Journal(VIMSHSJ),1(3),pp- 6-10