Medical Abortion in Early Pregnancy

Mitchell D Creinin, Kristina Gemzell Danielsson

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

20 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationManagement of Unintended and Abnormal Pregnancy: Comprehensive Abortion Care
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages111-134
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9781405176965
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 22 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Endometritis - rare complication of medical abortion
  • Gemeprost - expensive requiring refrigeration
  • High-dose methotrexate - affecting lining of gastrointestinal tract
  • Medical abortion in early pregnancy
  • Medical abortion, medications up to 63 days' gestation
  • Mifepristone - altering endometrium by affecting capillary endothelial cells of decidua
  • Misoprostol - drug in obstetrics and gynecology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Creinin, M. D., & Danielsson, K. G. (2009). Medical Abortion in Early Pregnancy. In Management of Unintended and Abnormal Pregnancy: Comprehensive Abortion Care (pp. 111-134). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444313031.ch9