second trimester


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Noun1.second trimester - time period extending from the 13th to the 27th week of gestation
trimester - a period of three months; especially one of the three three-month periods into which human pregnancy is divided
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Varras et al concluded that the decision to attempt pregnancy termination in second trimester in cases with previous uterine scar should be made on case to case basis with careful monitoring in such patients15.
For example, among women with normal blood pressure in the first trimester, an increase in systolic pressure (the top number) between the first and second trimester was associated with a 41% higher risk of a high blood pressure disorder of pregnancy, compared to women with a decrease in systolic pressure.
It showed a picture of Addy Sackett, who was born in her second trimester at 1 pound, 3 ounces.
A total of 130 pregnant women (second trimester) attending the antenatal outpatient were recruited for the study after obtaining written informed consent from each person.
But Markle is going into her second trimester so these symptoms will be lessened or eradicated.
Result: Out of 384 subjects, 188(48.95%) were in their first trimester and 196(51.04 %) females were in their second trimester. There were 109(57.97%) primigravida in the first trimester and 137(69.9%) in the second trimester.
[1] Second trimester abortion however is an important medico-social problem, as they are responsible for most of the abortion related complications and ideal effective treatment is still a matter of concern.
Black women were noted to have significantly lower median 25 (OH)D levels than white women at second trimester and delivery.
[USA], Jan 07 (ANI): A team of researchers recently found that a powerful MRI technique can detect early signs of abnormalities in fetuses due to congenital heart disease (CHD) during the second trimester of pregnancy.
The inclusion criteria included first and second trimester Thai singleton pregnant women defined as having a Thai identification card, no underlying disease, and no history of cancer or endometriosis who attended the Antenatal Care Unit at Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital.
According to physician David Grimes, the uterus is not evolved to deliver a pregnancy during the second trimester.
From a study in Brazil, 55% of first trimester pregnancies had adverse outcomes, 52% in the second trimester and 29% in the third trimester respectively following infection with Zika virus.