First-trimester Abortion

Medical Abortion

Video Lecture Presented by: Karen Meckstroth, MD, MPH University of California San Francisco Click here to download this video lecture  Lecture can be viewed with subtitles in Spanish or French. French translation was made possible by the Safe Abortion Action Fund … Continue reading

Do Rh negative women who experience first trimester loss or who obtain a first trimester abortion require immunization with rho (d) immunoglobin (RhoGAM)?

Rh negative women who become exposed to Rh positive blood may become ‘alloimmunized,’ or develop anti-Rh antibodies. Women with Rh alloimmunization may have complications in future pregnancies, including hemolytic disease of the newborn. Rho (D) immunoglobulin (marketed as RhoGAM, containing … Continue reading