recurrent abortion


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recurrent abortion

the loss of three or more sequential pregnancies before 20 weeks' gestation.
Synonym(s): habitual abortion

re·cur·rent a·bor·tion

(rĕ-kŭr'ĕnt ă-bōr'shŭn)
The loss of three or more sequential pregnancies before 20 weeks' gestation.
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Molecular genetic studies of HLA-DRB1 alleles in patients with unexplained recurrent abortion in the Japanese population.
It was multicentre hospitals based study, where cases of recurrent abortion mothers frequently reported and were available.
We also aimed to determine the sex ratio in the first trimester and compare the rate of aneuploidy in sporadic abortion with that of recurrent abortion.
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28 Main complaint (number of cases) Menorrhagia 22 24 Mass 5 5 Recurrent abortion 4 4 Infertility 3 2 Total 34 35 Type of fibroid (number of cases) Sub-mucous 20 19 Combined 14 16 Total 34 35 Number of fibroid 2.
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