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Get in touch with the gynecologists at Pristyn Care for a safe surgical abortion. We are legally certified to perform surgical abortion, our clinics are licensed and we guarantee complete confidentiality.

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  • What is Surgical Abortion?

    A surgical abortion is a medical procedure that ends a pregnancy. A surgical abortion removes the pregnancy (the contents of the fetus in the uterus) through surgery. A surgical abortion is a good option for anyone who wants to terminate the pregnancy is a safe clinical or hospital setting. Surgical abortions remove the fetus and placenta from the mother’s womb.

    A surgical abortion, also known as ‘suction aspiration abortion’ is a one day procedure, done at a clinic or hospital, under local anesthesia. Surgical abortion is a viable treatment for women who are long way into their pregnancy or for those whose pregnancy cannot be terminated by abortion pills. The MTP Law in India permits abortion through surgery only till 24th week of pregnancy.

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    Best healthcare center in India for safe abortion

    Pristyn Care is a registered and licensed healthcare centre for safe surgical abortion. Over the years, Pristyn Care has immense faith and trust of thousands of patients for delivering safe, affordable and legal surgical abortion services. The goodwill of the healthcare centre and the reputation of the gynecologists who perform surgical abortions with all ethical measures, make Pristyn Care one of the top-notch healthcare centre in India for abortion.

    All surgical abortions at Pristyn Care are performed adhering to the new amendment in the MTP Act, 1971. Pristyn Care gynecologists not only perform abortion but also counsel every patient, guide them thoroughly through the procedure and follow transparency, empathy, and fairness as the most important principles while performing a surgical abortion.

    Some of the features that make Pristyn Care a highly sought after clinic for surgical abortion are:

    • Safe, legal and painless abortion
    • Highly experienced female gynecologists
    • State-of-the-art clinics for abortion
    • Extreme level of confidentiality guaranteed
    • Professional guidance and counseling during and after the procedure

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    What happens in surgical abortion?

    Surgical abortion is usually a minor operation. Depending upon the duration of the pregnancy, the following types of surgical abortions are performed:

    Vacuum Aspiration

    Dilation & Curettage

    Induction abortion

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    Hospital DurationLong Short
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    How to prepare for surgical abortion?

    Before your surgical abortion, your gynecologist is likely to explain you everything about the procedure during the consultation. After analyzing your health and the status of your pregnancy, the doctor may also give you some instructions on how to prepare for the abortion.

    Few things that you need to take care of while preparing for the day of your surgical abortion may include:

    • Taking your medicines (dilation medicines, pain killer, or any other regular medicines) as prescribed by the doctor
    • Arranging for someone who can drive you home after the surgery as you will not be advised to drive
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    • Avoiding alcohol and tobacco consumption a day or two before undergoing the procedure
    • Avoiding eating or drinking anything other what is asked by the doctor on the day of your surgery
    • Getting some sanitary pad handy as you are likely to bleed after the surgery
    • Carrying a heating pad or hot water bottle to relieve you of any post-surgery cramps and pain
    • Be at the clinic or hospital at least 2 hours before the surgery

    Lastly, but most importantly, be mentally prepared for the abortion. It is important to take it easy!

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    What to expect after surgical abortion?

    The post-surgery situation is different for every woman; while someone might return to daily work life within a day or two, others might take a longer time.

    Recovery after surgical abortion

    In the days following an abortion, a woman may feel drained and tired, physically and mentally. Hence, both physical and mental care is necessary post-abortion.

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    Emotional Care

    After having an abortion, a person’s progesterone and estrogen levels gradually drop down, which causes low moods. Anxiety, depression, and sleep disorders are common mental issues during the post-abortion phase.

    To settle down with the emotional changes, take adequate time off work. Speak to family members and friends who you trust. Don’t carry the feeling only within yourself.

    Recovery after a surgical abortion is not tough but might not be easy too. But, it is different from person to person. Recovery may take longer for late-term abortions. If complications develop, recovery can take several weeks.

    Who can undergo surgical abortion in India?

    As per the Indian Abortion Act, abortion is determined as permissible until the woman is in 20 weeks of pregnancy under the following situations:

    Surgical abortion or in-clinic abortion is permitted at a licensed clinic under the following conditions:

    What are the advantages and disadvantages of surgical abortion?

    According to medical reports, surgical abortion is successful in more than 98 percent of cases, while only in 2 percent of the cases, women may need another intervention or a repeated surgical procedure. Advantages of surgical abortion may include:

    The disadvantages of surgical abortion weigh much lesser than medical abortion, some of which are:

    How to choose a clinic for safe surgical abortion in India?

    For a safe surgical abortion, the first and the most important thing is to choose a safe and licensed clinic for abortion. A clinic is considered safe for abortion if it complies on the following medical, ethical and social grounds:

    Medical grounds:

    On medical grounds, abortion is considered safe, if:

    Ethical grounds

    On ethical grounds, abortion is considered safe, if:

    A certified healthcare centre that meets the above-mentioned criteria can be deemed fit for having a safe abortion. Though a short-termed procedure, if not conducted safely, it can adversely affect the reproductive health of the female and impact her future pregnancies. Hence, choosing a safe clinic for abortion is crucial not just for the procedure but also for a healthy future.

    Abortion for Unmarried Women in India - What the MTP Act says?

    The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act (MTP), 1971, allowed medical abortion up to 9 weeks of pregnancy and surgical abortions up to 20 weeks of pregnancy. But, the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020, increased the time within which a woman can undergo an abortion and also regulated the conditions under which the surgical procedure could be carried out. While the MTP Act, 1971 required the opinion of one doctor if the abortion was done within 12 weeks of pregnancy and two doctors for abortion within 12-20 weeks, the amended bill allows advice of one doctor if abortion is done within 20 weeks of pregnancy and advice of two doctors in certain cases between 20-24 weeks of pregnancy.

    The amendment in the bill also recognizes that unmarried women are entitled to seek a legal abortion.

    Unmarried Indian women are legally entitled to receive a medical abortion. However, those below the age group of 18 years require consent from their guardians. Unmarried women can seek legal termination of pregnancy under the following circumstances.

    If the woman is unmarried and 18 years or older, the doctor needs only her consent in writing. If the unmarried woman is below 18, the doctor needs written consent from a guardian before proceeding with the abortion.

    What is the Surgical Abortion cost in India?

    The cost of a surgical abortion varies nationwide. In general, a surgical abortion can cost you anywhere between 10,000 to 30,000 (in INR). This cost generally includes the charges for hospitalization (if required) and postoperative care. The total amount to be paid for a surgical abortion can vary in different parts of the country based on the following factors:

    Consult with best Female Gynecologist at Pristyn Care and Get the cost estimate of surgical abortion.

    FAQs around Abortion

    Is surgical abortion painful?

    Abortion may cause some pain and cramping, but the discomfort is usually manageable. However, the experience of an abortion varies for different individuals. The level of pain and other side effects a person may experience greatly depends on the type of abortion and the patient’s overall health. In a medical abortion, women describe the experience as being similar to having heavy periods and cramps. In vacuum aspiration surgical abortion, a woman may experience a dragging and pulling sensation during the process. In dilation and evacuation, a woman may experience mild cramping for 1 or 2 days.

    Is abortion legal in India?

    As per the Supreme Court of India, all women, including those who’re not married, can get an abortion for up to 24 weeks. Abortions have been legal in India since 1971, but over the period of time, authorities have made strict rules for who can terminate a pregnancy. This was because of the abortions of millions of female fetuses, which lead to a terribly skewed gender ratio in the country. Last year, the government amended the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act (MTP) to allow women to seek abortions between 20 and 24 weeks. The list included rape survivors, minors, women with mental disabilities, women with fetuses that had major abnormalities, and married women whose marital status changed during pregnancy.

    Is abortion legal in India for unmarried?

    The Supreme Court of India grants rights to unmarried women who wish to abort the pregnancy, thus making it clear that the marital status of women can not be a ground to deny or allow them access to safe abortion. The Supreme Court said that even single and unmarried women have the right to abort a pregnancy under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act till 24 weeks of pregnancy.

    How much bleeding is normal after an abortion?

    Abortion is a safe and effective way to end a pregnancy when done legally by a trained physician. Cramping and bleeding is normal after the abortion. The severity and duration of these symptoms is different for every woman and depends on the type of abortion the woman has had and the term of the pregnancy. Most women are likely to experience heavy bleeding for several hours following a medical or surgical abortion. In some cases women experience blood clots for a couple of weeks.  But, women passing large clots and soaking through two or more pads an hour must consult a gynaecologist and seek emergency help.

    What if I am still pregnant after the surgery?

    Surgical abortion is an effective procedure that completely removes the fetus from the uterine lining. Once any of the surgical abortion methods is performed, you shall no longer remain pregnant as the fetus gets completely detached and destroyed. But in rare cases, if any remnants of the fetus still remain within the uterus, the gynecologist shall repeat the D&E procedure to evacuate all the remaining tissues.

    What is incomplete abortion?

    An incomplete abortion is the partial expulsion of the components of pregnancy within the first 20 weeks. An incomplete abortion may be identified by vaginal bleeding accompanied by abdominal or pelvic pain.

    What are the possible risks and complications of surgical abortion?

    The risks and complications in surgical abortion are very low with not more than 3 percent, which depends on how far the woman has been through in her pregnancy. However, reported complications of surgical abortion may include:

    • Infection – Some women experience infection at the surgical site, which generally is caused due to an incomplete abortion.
    • Hemorrhage – Sometimes, bleeding after surgical abortion might be very heavy in case of which suction curettage of the uterus may be required.
    • Injury to the uterus – The uterine walls are quite soft, and sometimes, using surgical instruments may perforate the uterus.
    • Injury to the cervix – Stretching the cervix too much during the procedure may injure the cervix.

    Which is better - medical or surgical abortion?

    The effectiveness of surgical abortion is much higher when compared to medical abortion. Surgical abortion is performed under the complete supervision of a trained gynecologist and medical staff. However, if cost is to be considered, medical termination of pregnancy is much less expensive than surgical abortion.

    How to abort an unplanned pregnancy?

    Unplanned pregnancies are quite common, and several women choose to abort them. There are two ways to abort any pregnancy- surgical and medical. However, the type of abortion depends on the stage of pregnancy and the health condition of the woman. Surgical abortion is suggested if the woman has been pregnant for over 12 weeks. Whereas a medical abortion is suggested when a woman is less than 9 weeks pregnant. The doctor performs an ultrasound and blood test before the abortion to understand the term of pregnancy and determine which type of abortion would be most suitable.

    How to abort a pregnancy of 4 weeks?

    Doctors suggest medical abortion to abort a pregnancy of 4 weeks. Mifepristone is usually recommended in medical abortion. It stops the hormone progesterone from working due to which the uterus lining breaks down and the pregnancy cannot continue. Your healthcare provider will prescribe the right dosage and when to take it.

    How to abort a pregnancy of 5 weeks?

    Medical abortion is the most effective way to abort a pregnancy of 5 weeks. Doctors recommend Mifepristone medicine to stop the hormone progesterone from working. This helps in breaking the uterus lining and terminating the pregnancy.

    How soon after an abortion can I get pregnant?

    You can conceive again really quickly after an abortion. An egg can be released from the ovary as soon as 8 days after the surgical abortion which means you could become pregnant again before your next period.

    What to eat after abortion for fast recovery?

    After an abortion, most women become very weak, physically and mentally. Due to excessive bleeding, an iron deficiency can occur in the body and may lead to anemia. Apart from this,  there may also be a deficiency of calcium, magnesium, carbohydrates, and vitamins in the body. In such cases, women must enrich their diet with the proper nutrients required for the normal functioning of the body. You must incorporate whole grains, folic acid, iron, and vitamin C in your diet for fast recovery after abortion.

    Will the abortion affect my fertility?

    Having a surgical abortion does not usually affect or lower the chances of getting pregnant in the future. But if the uterus is injured or if the surgical abortion causes any kind of infection in the womb is not treated properly, it may cause some risk to future pregnancies.

    What is the Abortion Cost in India?

    The minimum cost of an abortion can be as low as 5000 INR and can go at a maximum of 25000 INR.

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      Rupanjali Tendulkar


      Pristyn Care delivers extraordinary services during my surgical abortion. Doctors were professional and compassionate. Everything was nice. You must choose Pristyn Care if you are looking for a healthcare center to get effective and safe treatment at an affordable price. Highly recommended!

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      Yashoda Nag


      Pristyn Care provided excellent care and support during my abortion. The doctors were understanding and caring, ensuring a comfortable and safe procedure. Pristyn Care's team guided me through the process and provided the necessary information. Thanks to Pristyn Care, I had a positive experience, and I appreciate their kindness and professionalism.

      City : AHMEDABAD
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      Sunidhi Prajapati


      When faced with an unexpected pregnancy, I turned to Pristyn Care for abortion, and they exceeded my expectations in every way. The medical team was incredibly supportive and non-judgmental, providing me with all the necessary information and counseling. The medical abortion procedure was safe and discreet, and the follow-up care was excellent. Pristyn Care's compassionate approach made an emotionally challenging time easier to navigate. I am grateful to Pristyn Care for their expert abortion medical services and highly recommend them to anyone in need of sensitive and professional care.

      City : DEHRADUN
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      Manjari Nagar


      Pristyn Care team was professional throughout the abortion procedure. The care coordinators keep me in the loop at each step. As it is a very emotional time for me, the doctors and nurses made me feel comfortable. I am thankful to the entire team of Pristyn Care. Thank you!

      City : LUCKNOW
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      Avanti Dwivedi


      My experience with Pristyn Care was exceptional. They provided comprehensive care in a safe and comfortable environment. The facility followed all safety protocols, and the medical team was well-trained and supportive. They took the time to listen to my concerns and address them with care. Pristyn Care made a challenging situation more manageable, and I'm grateful for their dedication to patient well-being.

      City : NASHIK
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      Khyati Gadkari


      Getting an abortion done with Pristyn Care was the right decision for me. The doctors were caring and supportive, addressing all my concerns with empathy. Pristyn Care's team provided excellent pre-operative and post-operative care, ensuring my well-being. Thanks to Pristyn Care, I had a safe and comfortable abortion, and I am thankful for their professionalism and care.

      City : PATNA
      Doctor : Dr Megha Sarakshi Chadha

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