Abortion – a surgical procedure in which the mechanical expansion of the cervix and further removed from its cavity of the ovum. Typically, the abortion is up to 12 weeks of pregnancy. At a later time will greatly increase the risks associated with traumatic damage to the uterus and the appearance of heavy bleeding.
Abortion, even in the most favorable time may not pass quite unnoticed to women's health. Complications can occur as in the process of the abortion and in subsequent days, months and even years.
After the abortion is often manifested irritability, tearfulness, nervousness. Develop feelings of apathy and depression, which can go into depression. Very often the woman soon begins to regret her perfect act.
Among the immediate complications to be noted mechanical trauma to the cervix and uterus. Such damage is inevitable even with the most gentle method of abortion. In many cases, there are tears and cracks, especially significant they have previously nulliparous women.
After removal from the uterus of the ovum, the uterus vystavlyaetsya. If there even a small particle of the fetus, this can lead to inadequate in the further reduction of the uterus, bleeding and infection. Acute bleeding may begin after a few hours or days after an abortion.
A particular danger of abortion is that most of the work a doctor does "blindly" just based on feel through the instruments. Therefore, it is likely that he may accidentally delete not only the whole of the mucous membrane of the uterus, but may also affect the muscular layer. In consequence of the damage sites can appear scars. They will prevent the outflow of menstrual blood from the uterus that often requires surgical intervention.
Sometimes during an abortion occur penetrating wounds of the neck or body of the uterus. This is a military operation with the opening of the abdominal cavity. Often it is necessary to remove the uterus.
The most common complications after artificial abortion are inflammatory diseases of the genital organs. They can cause pain, swelling, fever, necrotic collapse of the uterus or the narrowing of her cervix. Often these diseases have to be removed surgically.
Such inflammation may go to the peritoneum, okolomatocnah tissue, ovaries. This all represents a huge danger to life. Also this has a negative impact on sexual function of women. Reduced sexual desire, pain during intimacy. Often there is a lack of orgasm.
After abortion may develop amenorrhea – prolonged amenorrhea (for 6 months or more).
Inflammation (particularly after the first interruption pregnancy) lead to one of the most serious complications after surgery – female infertility.
The negative impact abortion has on the reproductive functions of women, especially nulliparous even earlier. During the following pregnancies the incidence of premature rupture of membranes, anomalies and the separation of child seats. The fruit germinates harder high probability of miscarriages and premature birth.
It is expressly prohibited to the surgery for pregnant women with negative RH-factor, especially if the husband RH factor is positive. Abortion during the first pregnancy can lead to the development of severe disease – hemolytic disease of the newborn against a subsequent pregnancy.
In any case it is impossible to have abortions outside of the hospital or try to self-abort by inserting into the uterus of different chemical or medicinal substances. Such attempts pose a threat not only to women's health but for her life.
Before you perform an abortion, you should carefully consider the pros and cons, consult with an experienced doctor. Surgery can cause a variety of serious complications to women's health. So don't go on about the emotions and fear of the future and outsider opinions.