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Use of Prostaglandin E2 for Therapeutic AbortionBr Med J 1970; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5716.198 (Published 25 July 1970) Cite this as: Br Med J 1970;3:198
- S. M. M. Karim,
- G. M. Filshie
Termination of pregnancy was attempted with intravenous infusion of prostaglandin E2 (5 μg./minute) in 52 consecutive cases. Abortion was successful in 50 of these and complete in 43. There were no serious side-effects.