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Spontaneous abortions

spontaneous abortion

The sudden unplanned evacuation of the uterus.


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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 abortions in the figure? It seems a strange way to put it, if not, i.e. 'prior to ...

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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 ... Do they mean major anomalies, or are they perhaps including therapeutic abortions in the figure? It seems a strange way to put it, if not, i.e. 'prior to ...

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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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so confused and need help with some questions

... "a woman is a carrier for a sex-linked lethal gene that causes spontaneous abortions. she has nine children. how many of these children do you expect to be boys?"- ...

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by army
Thu Feb 16, 2006 6:47 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: so confused and need help with some questions
Replies: 3
Views: 4969

so confused and need help with some questions

... "a woman is a carrier for a sex-linked lethal gene that causes spontaneous abortions. she has nine children. how many of these children do you expect to be boys?"- ...

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by I suck @ biology
Wed Feb 15, 2006 11:51 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: so confused and need help with some questions
Replies: 3
Views: 4969


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