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Combined outpatient laparoscopic sterilization with therapeutic abortion

  • C.Edwin Powe Jr.
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    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charlotte Memorial Hospital Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

    Presbyterian Hospital Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
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  • John A. McGee Jr.
    Affiliations
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charlotte Memorial Hospital Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

    Presbyterian Hospital Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
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      Abstract

      Combined outpatient laparoscopic sterilization and therapeutic abortion were evaluated at Charlotte Memorial Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital. Two hundred and four patients underwent the procedure, which proved to be safe and effective, requiring only a brief hospital stay.
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