The definition of 'dilatation and curettage' & the word 'dilatation and curettage' in example sentences or phrases

a surgical procedure usually performed under local anesthesia in which the cervix is dilated and the endometrial lining of the uterus is scraped with a curet; performed to obtain tissue samples or to stop prolonged bleeding or to remove small tumors or to remove fragments of placenta after childbirth or as a method of abortion

Synonyms of the word 'dilatation and curettage' & Antonyms of the word 'dilatation and curettage'.

SynonymsD and C, dilation and curettage,