threatened abortion

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Noun1.threatened abortion - the appearance of symptoms that signal the impending loss of the products of conception
spontaneous abortion, stillbirth, miscarriage - a natural loss of the products of conception

threat·ened a·bor·tion

n. amenaza de aborto.
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So we decided to study the relationship between FHR and pregnancy outcome in patients with threatened abortion.
16-18 In the first trimester of pregnancy, the most common complaint for referral is threatened abortion.
Methods: One hundred and seventy two pregnant women with early threatened abortion diagnosed during prenatal care in Northwest Women's Hospital from January 2012 to December 2013, were selected and randomly divided into dydrogesterone group and the progesterone group.
Subchorionic, or perigestational, hemorrhage is present in approximately 20% of women presenting with a threatened abortion, (15) and is the most common cause of bleeding in normal IUPs, usually presenting in the late first trimester.
This clinical trial study was done on 60 pregnant women with threatened abortion from April 2009 to March 2012 at Taleghani Hospital affiliated to Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences.
It is important to perform this test in all threatened abortion cases to measure the length of the cervix and to check the continuity of the cervical canal with the uterine cavity [7].
Fetal loss in threatened abortion after embryonic/fetal heart activity.
The patients with clinical diagnosis of threatened abortion but with absolute normal sonographic findings were also noted however in 3.
In 2004, members of the European Parliament's women's committee called for an investigation of the treaty, which they said threatened abortion rights (it is legal up to the 12th week of pregnancy in Slovakia) and could mean that Slovakia would be in breach of its equal rights obligations as a member of the EU.