premature labor

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Noun1.premature labor - labor beginning prior to the 37th week of gestation
childbed, confinement, lying-in, parturiency, travail, labour, labor - concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child; "she was in labor for six hours"
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This could induce premature labor and subsequently lead to preterm births," Dr El Taher said.
com/killer-clowns-uk-woman-goes-premature-labor-after-teen-dressed-clown-scares-her-2429435) the woman in premature labor.
In pregnant women, a normally benign bacterium emits tiny toxic balloons that can cause premature labor and stillbirth, a new study suggests.
MANILA -- bound Philippine Airlines (PAL) plane from Dubai was diverted to India on Sunday when a seven-month pregnant passenger went into premature labor mid-flight.
USPRwire, Tue Jan 19 2016] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Premature Labor (Tocolysis) Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015" provides an overview of Premature Labor (Tocolysis) clinical trials scenario.
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Premature Labor (Tocolysis), complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
New York, June 20 ( ANI ): Kim Kardashian was made to deliver her baby five weeks before the due date because doctors feared she was suffering from a potentially dangerous condition, best cured by inducing premature labor.
The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has canceled the registration of Ritrodine (Yutopar), which is used to stop premature labor.
In recent years, additional approaches have been taken in attempts to evaluate the structural dimensions of the cervix and to correlate that with the onset of premature labor or actual delivery, as well as exploring the basic biology of premature labor.
Psychobiosocial Intervention in Threatened Premature Labor.
The section on obstetrics includes fetal development, maternal adaptation, prenatal diagnosis, infections, diseases triggered by pregnancy, intrauterine fetal demise, premature labor, normal labor and delivery, Caesarean delivery, and postpartum complications.
Physicians and other health care professionals need to assess present and past asthma, up to 5 years prior, in order to properly assess the risk for premature labor," Dr.