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Ultrasonography may have role in assessing spontaneous miscarriage

BMJ 2001; 323 doi: (Published 22 September 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:694
  1. Andrew Weeks, lecturer in obstetrics and gynaecology (,
  2. Godfrey Alia, senior house officer in obstetrics and gynaecology
  1. Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Makerere University, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
  2. Mulago Hospital, Kampala

    EDITOR—Ankum et al's regular review on the management of spontaneous miscarriage suggests that medical management is of little benefit in the treatment of incomplete miscarriage.1 The wide variation in reported success rates might, however, be responsible for differences in the use of ultrasonography.

    The use of ultrasonography to determine whether there are retained products of conception will …

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