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Spontaneous abortion

spontaneous abortion

The sudden unplanned evacuation of the uterus.


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Miscarriages???

... are not my strong point! I think that there is a medical definition of spontaneous abortion, and of miscarriage, (there is certainly a legal one), but I would have to check my ...

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by Cilla
Mon Apr 03, 2006 1:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Miscarriages???
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Miscarriages???

... of all chromosomal anomalies are terminated prior to birth as result of spontaneous abortion? I am just curious. Do they mean major anomalies, or are they perhaps including therapeutic ...

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by damien james
Fri Mar 31, 2006 6:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Miscarriages???
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Miscarriages???

I think you are right, in that the term 'spontaneous abortion' means something quite distinct, so these types of miscarriage would have a very high genetic ...

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by Cilla
Thu Mar 30, 2006 7:16 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Miscarriages???
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Miscarriages???

... text. Maybe it is relevant? 15%-20% of all conceptions terminate in spontaneous abortions. 30% of all spontaneously aborted fetuses demonstrate some form of chromosomal anomaly. ...

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by damien james
Thu Mar 30, 2006 6:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Miscarriages???
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Re: Miscarriages???

... 20 weeks. Expanding from that, a miscarriage can also be referred to as spontaneous abortion. There are different categories of miscarriages: early which is before 8 weeks of ...

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by bionewbie
Thu Mar 30, 2006 3:01 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Miscarriages???
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