Stories tagged with “surgical abortion”

Surgical abortion options vary depending on the number of weeks of pregnancy but there are two main types: vacuum aspiration or dilation & evacuation. Click below for experiences of surgical abortion:

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I had an abortion at 7 weeks for a molar pregnancy

It has been two days now since I went in for a surgical abortion. Two really long, emotionally jarring, and physically painful days. I became concerned that I was pregnant when I was about ...

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A surgical abortion at 11 weeks gestation without sedation

I had a surgical abortion at 11 weeks 3 days gestation without sedation. The doctor gave me a local anesthesia for my cervix. I chose not to have sedation because I was driving myself home after I ...

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At 36 years old, I had my second pregnancy and my first abortion

At 36 years old, I had my second pregnancy and my first abortion. My child is in his late teens and having another child was just not in my plans, especially since I am not in a chose to have a at ...

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I'd recommend surgical abortion general anaesthetic at 6 weeks

It's been three days since I had a surgical (aspiration) abortion[1] on the ...

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I was 14 weeks pregnant (with no symptoms) before I found out

9th March 2019. I decided to have an abortion. Of course, it was my choice but it didn't make it easier being with someone who did not care. Although it was the right thing for me to do, it was a ...

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There's a 1 in 5000 chance of this with surgical abortion

I found out I was pregnant and for my own personal reasons decided an ...

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Surgical abortion with general anesthesia at 5 weeks pregnant

This is my experience of a surgical abortion under general anesthesia ...

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I'm telling my story because 21 years later it still hurts

It’s now 2019 my baby would have been turning 21 this August. I think about my decision nearly every day. I wanted to tell my story because it’s never been told and it still was and in ...

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An 8 weeks medical abortion compared to a 6 weeks surgical

I wanted to share my recent experience of having a medical abortion at ...

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Hopeless and mentally worn down, abortion wasn't my choice

About 2 years ago my engagement with a man I had been with since I was a teenager began to break down. I was lost and confused but one thing that I was certain about was my feelings for a friend I ...

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