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What does D&E stand for?

D&E stands for Dilation and evacuation

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Dilation and evacuation (D&E) is done in the second 12 weeks (second trimester) of pregnancy. It usually includes a combination of vacuum aspiration...
In methods of abortion, dilation and evacuation (D&E also sometimes called dilation and extraction) is the dilation of the cervix and surgical evacuation of the...
Discusses what dilation and evacuation are, what to expect, and emotional healing after an abortion.