Abortion in progress(a. progrediens) - 3rd stage of spontaneous abortion, in which the fetal egg is completely (or almost completely) separated from the wall of the uterus, but is still in its cavity or in the cervical canal.
In this stage, the cervix is shortened, the pharynx is open to the size necessary for the passage of the ovum. In the cervical canal palpable parts of the exfoliated gestational sac.
With the purpose of treatment is shown curettage of the uterus: in the early stages - with a curette or with a vacuum excretory system, in the later periods - with the help of tonomotor means. After birth or fetal extraction, an instrumental revision of the uterine cavity is performed with a curette.