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Medical abortion: Follow-up at home after receiving mifepristone  
Abstract:  This handout explains the follow-up care after a pregnancy is ended using medications, also known as a medical abortion. Step-by-step instructions for using misoprostol tablets are included, as well as symptoms that require a call to the clinic, and what to expect for the weeks following the procedure.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2002, February 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Family Medicine Center-RII; Maternal and Infant Care Clinic (MICC); Women's Health Care Center
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Self Care; Pregnant Women; Pregnancy; Abortion
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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