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Do you always have to get a D&C after a miscarriage?

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Asked by Anonymous at 5:21 PM on Dec. 2, 2008 in Health

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  • No not always.

    Answer by gemgem at 5:21 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

  • When I had my miscarriage I was 12 weeks, I did not get one. I was told later that I should have gone to the doctor, but the nurse I spoke with at the time said it wasn't necessary.

    Answer by Austinsmom35 at 5:25 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

  • no. I had 3 miscarriages all under 8 weeks and never had a D&C

    Answer by babyfat5 at 5:32 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

  • no. i had to get one when i miscarried at 15-16 weeks. but that was because i was bleeding very heavily for 2 weeks afterward...come to find out the baby dind't come out with the sack.

    Answer by chyna_doll at 6:07 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

  • No, I have had quite a few miscarriages (at least 4 documented) and only two procedures.

    Answer by KnoxvilleDoula at 10:27 PM on Dec. 2, 2008

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