What Is the Success Rate for Manual Vacuum Aspiration (MVA) abortions?

When performed by trained health professionals, Manual Vacuum Aspiration (MVA) is 99% effective.

The pregnancy hormone rapidly decreases after an MVA, but it still takes time for the hormones to get back to normal. Your home urine pregnancy test should become negative after ~ two weeks. [1]

[1] “Clinical updates in reproductive health.” Ipas, 2020, www.ipas.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/ClinicalUpdatesInReproductiveHealthCURHE20-English-digital.pdf. Accesed November 2020.


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