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Abortion Procedures

Abortion Definition

Merriam-Webster defines abortion as:

  • the termination of a pregnancy after, accompanied by, resulting in, or closely followed by the death of the embryo or fetus: such as

    • spontaneous expulsion of a human fetus during the first 12 weeks of gestation

    •  induced expulsion of a human fetus

  • expulsion of a fetus by a domestic animal often due to infection at any time before completion of pregnancy

  • a misshapen thing or person

    • informal + sometimes offensive : something regarded as horrifically or disgustingly bad

  • arrest of development (as of a part or process) resulting in imperfection

Abortion Procedures by Trimester

Following are the procedures used by Planned Parenthood and other abortion clinics. See our Fetal Development page for information on the stage of development the unborn child has achieved for each procedure.

A complete description of these abortion procedures including short term and long term health consequences and psychological consequences can be found here.

First Trimester Abortion Procedures

Suction Curettage (vacuum aspiration) - Video

Dilation and Curettage (D&C) - Video

Abortion Pill (RU-486) - Video

Second and Third Trimester Abortion Procedures

Saline Abortion (salt poisoning of the child) - Video

Induction (digoxin - cardiac arrest) - Video

Dilation and Evacuation (D&E) - Video

Partial Birth Abortion (D&X) - Video

Lethal Injection Abortion Big Rapids
Hysterotomy Abortion Big Rapids
abortion pill big rapids

Specialized Abortion Procedure

Fetal Reduction - video

Post Abortion Infanticide

What Happens To Children That Survive An Abortion (Video)?

(Spoiler - they do not resuscitate. It' s an abortion!)

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