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Archive | May, 2014

Ask Doctor Joan: clot after medical abortion

Friday, May 30th, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Questioner: Debbie Subject: clot, bleeding, cramping, foul odor, abortion pill, medical abortion Question: My husband and I choose to have a medical abortion on July 17th of this year do to my age (39). The procedure went as expected and I did a follow up appt a week later. There I took a pregnancy test […]

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Ask Doctor Joan: Failed Medical Abortion

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Questioner: marilyn Subject: medical abortion failed, incomplete abortion, aspiration procedure, abortion pill, cytotec Question: QUESTION: I’m very anxious about having an aspiration abortion..please respond ASAP. I was 6 weeks pregnant when i came in for a medical abortion. They did the vaginal ultrasound and i’m qualified for the pill but the doctor check my pelvic […]

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The Aspiration Abortion Procedure: the Right Way

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

I had a patient come to my office last week for an early abortion.  She was clear in her decision to end her pregnancy, but scared to actually get an abortion.  She was relieved when she came across the aspiration procedure.  She felt confident that the Aspiration Procedure was the best early abortion method.  It was […]

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Ask Doctor Joan: Abortions in New York City and New Jersey

Monday, May 26th, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Subject: Early abortions, New York City, New Jersey, Aspiration Procedure, early abortion, abortion pill Question: I see you are a specalist in early abortions in New York City.  I missed my period about 3 weeks ago, so am I too early?  What methods work best for early abortions?  Do you know an early abortion specalist […]

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Why have you never heard about the Aspiration Procedure?

Sunday, May 25th, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

The Aspiration Procedure is the most quick safe and simple method to remove early pregnancy tissue from the uterus.  It can be used for treatment of miscarriage, early abortion, or incomplete abortion.  The procedure is completed with a handheld manual vacuum device that gently and naturally releases early pregnancy tissue from the wall of the uterus.  It […]

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Ask Doctor Joan: Natural Abortion Methods, Herbal Abortion

Friday, May 23rd, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Subject:  natural abortion methods, aspiration procedure, cytotec abortion, herbal abortion Date Asked: 2009-10-15 Date Answered: 2009-10-19 on allexperts.com Question: Dear Dr Joan I need to get an abortion-but I do not like to go to doctors.  I heard about taking herbs for ending pregnancy, and I also heard about cytotec.  To me these seem like […]

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The Aspiration Procedure for Miscarriage

Friday, May 23rd, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

I received a call yesterday from a woman who was extremely upset.  Her pregnancy had failed at 11 weeks.  She had started to bleed, and then went to the doctor and had an ultrasound.  The pregnancy had stopped growing.  She was having a miscarriage. It was devastating.  She had of course told all of her […]

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Ask Doctor Joan: Treatment of Miscarriage

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Subject: Miscarriage Date Asked: 2009-10-15 Date Answered: 2009-10-15  on allexperts.com QUESTION: Dear Doctor Joan, I am 28 year old who have been for 2 years. I got pregnant for the 1st time in August and my pregnancy lasted for 9 weeks because I found out on the 8th week that the fetus had no heartbeat […]

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Ask Dr. Joan: Why is my hcg level still high after an abortion procedure?

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Question: had surgical abortion in 6pw my total hcg level dicrease so slowly. 21 days after procedure was 3793 than 2 days later 3324. Is still very high. What is more possible new pregnancy or retained tissue? Need to go for another blood test in next week or is better to wait 2 weeks and […]

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Ask Doctor Joan: Depo after Abortion

Monday, May 19th, 2014 by Dr Joan F.

Subject: After abortion Question: Hello, I had an abortion with methotrexate injection on 9/1/09 then took the miso tablets on the 5th and 6th everything went ok and I passed the pregnancy on the 11th. My question for you is…I did no have sex until 10/03/09 and we used a condom without any complications (didnt […]

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