Dilation and Curettage (D&C) (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
Call the doctor immediately if you develop any of the following symptoms:
If you cannot reach your doctor about any of the problems, go to a hospital emergency department. If you become lightheaded or pass out, you should have someone take you to an emergency department because this may indicate excess blood loss. If you feel very ill, have a high fever, or severe dilation and curettage, it may be best to go directly to an emergency department by EMS.
What Follow-up is Needed for Dilation and Curettage?
After a D&C, the patient will generally get a list of instructions with the following suggestions:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/21/2017
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